Mr. de Vrij is the Managing Partner of Capstone Investment Advisors (Netherlands), B.V. Before joining Capstone in July 2017, Mr. de Vrij was CIO at Blenheim Capital Management B.V. from 2012 to 2017. While at Blenheim, Mr. de Vrij continued developing strategies that he initiated as Managing Director of Absolute Return Strategies at APG Asset Management from 2005 to 2012. Prior to APG, Mr. de Vrij was Head of Strategy and Research at PGGM Investments (2003 to 2005) and at Philips Pension Fund (1999 to 2003). Prior to Philips Pension Fund, Mr. De Vrij was a member of ABN AMRO’s Economics Department before moving on via Asset Management to the dealing room as Head of International Bond Research. Mr. de Vrij is currently a member of the Expert Panel of the Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global and a member of the Investment Committee of the Heineken Pension Fund.
Mr. de Vrij graduated with a degree in Monetary Economics at Tilburg University and was Assistant Professor at Radboud University Nijmegen.