Committee Member Profile

Ms. Karin Merkus Karin Merkus

Board Member and Chair Investment Committee, Pensioenfonds Metaal en Techniek (PMT)

Karin is a Board member of PMT (Metal Workers) and Chair of the Investment Committee of PMT. She is also a member of the Board and Investment Committee of Pensioenfonds Wonen, external advisor of the KLM Pension Funds and member of the Advisory Committee of the European Pension Fund Investment Forum. Karin has twenty years’ experience in the Asset Management industry where she worked at several Asset Managers, Pension Funds and Investment Consultants as for example Willis Towers Watson and Sprenkels & Verschuren. She also has her own advisory firm where she did assignments for f.e. Delta Lloyd Asset Management, Pension fund Horeca and Achmea Investment Management. Karin graduated in MacroEconomics at the Erasmus University Rotterdam. She is still active in the field of economic science by working together with other academics on innovation of educating economics and by f.e. writing ‘Niels & het geldmysterie’, an educational novel on finance and economics for children (8+) published in 2016. (01.18)