Money Management

Robeco names head of strategic product and business development

Martin Nijkamp was appointed head of strategic product and business development at Robeco, a spokeswoman said.

The position is new. Mr. Nijkamp will start Sept. 1 and will focus Robeco's product offering on the firm's commercial priorities and expand the company's product range.

"(Mr. Nijkamp) is a visionary thinker with an impressive track record in innovation and, equally important, someone who gets things done, thanks to his perseverance and strong interpersonal and leadership skills," said Gilbert Van Hassel, Robeco's chairman and CEO, in a news release.

Mr. Nijkamp was previously head of strategic business development and integrated client solutions at NN Investment Partners. He was replaced by Hester Borrie, who took over his responsibilities in addition to her role as head of client group international, an NN Investment spokeswoman said. Ms. Borrie since then was named chief client officer, the spokeswoman added.