As Portfolio Manager at FMO Investment Management, Taco is responsible for the co-ordination of FMO’s activities related to the debt funds, working closely with investment teams that focus on sourcing eligible investments for these funds. Taco is responsible for the preparation of the investment advices that FMO Investment Management provides to the debt fund investment committees on suitable fund investments. In addition, Taco participates in investor facing activities and product development.

Before joining FMO Investment Management Taco worked as a Senior Strategy Advisor at FMO for almost 4 years. In this role he developed FMO’s corporate strategy towards 2030 in which the mobilisation of private capital play’s a key role to maximize FMO’s impact.

Before joining FMO, Taco worked for several years as an independent consultant in the impact investment industry, contributing to the development of long-term strategies for several impact investment organizations. Prior to this, Taco performed the role of senior investment officer at Triodos Investment Management in which he covered predominantly financial institutions in Eastern Europe and Central Asia for both debt and equity transactions. During the same period Taco finalized his Executive Masters M&A and Valuation at the Duisenberg School of Finance & University of Groningen.

Taco started his career in 1998 at Fortis Investment Management as an equity analyst with a focus on financial services for the pan-European equity team. He performed stock selection, financial modelling, sector tracking of UK, Dutch and Scandinavian banks and sector research on banks, retailers and pharmaceuticals.