Els Knoope

APG Asset Management

Els joined the predecessor of APG Asset Management in 1998. Her role is to support, steer and coordinate the efforts to realize the ambition of its clients to substantially increase Sustainable Development Investments (SDIs). Notably ABP has the ambition to double SDIs from 29 billion to 58 billion in 2020.

Els has fulfilled various functions within APG; in her previous role as a managing director within the Client Management Department she was responsible for Strategic Portfolio Advice. Former roles included managing the so called Alternative Inflation Fund and deputy fund manager of the Global Tactical Asset Allocation Fund.

Els previously worked at Deutsche Bank in the Equity Division and at Ortec Consultants, the leading Dutch ALM consultant. Els holds a Master degree in econometrics from Erasmus University of Rotterdam and is a Registered Investment Analyst.