This is how the Dutch pension sector is responding to the European desire to enable data sharing within the financial sector.
PGGM endorses the innovative approach of the company Bunge and the NGO Ceres
Thijs van Gelder, senior investment manager Private Real Estate, and his colleagues invest in real estate aiming for good returns at acceptable risks while making an impact. The investment in the realization of 340 care homes on-site De Trappenberg in Huizen meets all three dimensions. Thijs explains how.
As a long-term investor, PGGM is interested in assets that yield financial returns and align with impactful objectives. Investment manager Ezgi Karaca: ‘We decided to invest in Fudura due to its pivotal role in the Dutch energy transition and its ability to offer solutions to address congestion in the energy sector.’
Essange Reagents, acquired by Gilde Healthcare in '22, is ready to take the next step as international producer of hematology and immune reagents. An interesting investment, according to investment manager Ester Nafee: “They strive for a leading position in reagent development with the higher goal of helping patients.”
At the end of 2022, PGGM and DIF Capital each took a 25% stake in French water company Saur. Investment Manager Martijn Verwoest: 'With our investments, we want to ensure that Saur can play a key role in the global water transition: ensuring sufficient, safe and high quality water for everyone.'
How PGGM engages with food companies to contrast climate change
PGGM wants Nike to enable full payments to workers in its supply chain, writes Rui Chang.