Kempen pushes for further growth of its market position in the Nordics
In his previous role as Regional Director at Dimensional Fund Advisors, Thomas Poulsen was responsible for the Scandinavian region. Prior to this position, he worked in several sales positions for Jyske, where his most recent role was that of Head of Nordic Clients - Asset Management. He brings with him fourteen years of professional experience within the financial sector. Prior to his career in finance, Poulsen was a professional football player for seventeen years.
Johan Cras, Managing Director of Wholesale and Institutional Clients, commented: ‘Thomas is a highly experienced commercial professional with an extensive network in the Nordic region. We see that the investment solutions that Kempen offers attract a lot of interest in the Nordics. With the appointment of Thomas, we hope to serve this growing group of clients an even better. We are, therefore, very pleased to have Thomas Poulsen joining our team to further accelerate our growth in the Nordic region.’
For the distribution of its funds in Sweden, Kempen Capital Management has an alliance with Amfox Partners. In future, the relationship with Amfox Partners will come under the responsibility of Thomas Poulsen.
About Kempen Capital Management
Kempen Capital Management is a specialist asset manager with a focused approach and a clear investment philosophy. We believe in long-term stewardship for our clients and other stakeholders. Kempen provides sustainable returns, fiduciary management services, manager selection, portfolio construction and monitoring, alongside a number of actively-managed investment strategies. As of 31 December 2019, Kempen Capital Management had a total of €76.2 billion in client assets under management.
Kempen Capital Management, part of Van Lanschot Kempen, is a specialist and independent wealth manager. Kempen Capital Management NV is licensed as a manager of various UCITS and AIFs and authorised to provide investment services and as such is subject to supervision by the Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets. Kempen Capital Management (UK) Ltd is licensed as a manager and subject to supervision by the Financial Conduct Authority.