Lars Dijkstra

Job Title Managing Director & CIO
Current Employer Kempen Capital Management

Lars Dijkstra joined KCM in August 2005 as Chief Investment Officer. He holds a degree in Macro-Economics from the University of Groningen. He joined Philips Pension Fund in 1991 as a macro-economist. Later he became Head of Investment Strategy responsible for strategic and tactical asset allocation and in 1998 he was appointed Chief Investment Officer.

Within KCM he is responsible for the overall investment philosophy/process and investment results of all the Kempen Funds. Furthermore, Lars Dijkstra is chairing the asset allocation committee within KCM. Lars is a member and former chair of the 300 Club, an international group of CIO’s. Lars also serves as an external advisor on several investment committees of pensionfunds and family offices, including the investment committee of the Dutch Central Bank.