French boutique snaps up ex Robeco CEO
French boutique Edmond de Rothschild (EdRAM) has announced the hire of Roderick Munsters, former chief executive at Robeco as new chief executive for its asset management division.
Munsters, who is half Canadian and half Dutch, replaces Laurent Tignard, who left the group to take on a new role.
Between 2009 and 2015, Munsters was CEO of Robeco Asset Management and its Zurich based SRI subsidiary Robeco SAM.
Prior to that, he was a member of the executive committee of PGGM and APG, the biggest pension funds in the Netherlands.
“We are very pleased to welcome Roderick Munsters. He will bring a wealth of experience, strong knowledge of international financial markets, entrepreneurial spirit and recognised ability to generate long-term performance” comments Ariane de Rothschild, chairwoman of the Edmond de Rothschild Group Executive Committee.
Munsters wil be reporting directly to Ariane de Rotschild, as Global CEO Asset Management, he will also be a member of the executive committee.