THE ANDREAS CAPITAL STORY

Andreas Capital started trading at the beginning of 2010. The founders combined their complementary experience and knowledge from the institutional investment and banking world and applied them for the benefit of their own portfolios.

Today, Andreas Capital still works for the portfolios of its founders as well as the portfolios of other clients. The same policy, processes and methods are employed within this context.

Sjoerd Simons

Sjoerd Simons (1972 - Chief Executive Officer) graduated in tax law at the University of Maastricht in 1996. He started his career as tax advisor with PwC and specialised in (international) tax issues related to wealthy families and wealth structuring. After having worked for 11 years as tax advisor (of which the last 3 years with EY), Sjoerd decided in 2006 to move to the financial sector to become Director Client Relations with Fortis MeesPierson. In 2009 he joined ING Wealth Management, initially as Financial Engineer (in particular active in the field of real estate financing) and later as Wealth Manager. Then, in 2012 Sjoerd chose as Vice President-Senior Client Advisor to contribute to the development of the new Wealth Management activities of Deutsche Bank in The Netherlands. In November 2017, Sjoerd joined Andreas Capital as Chief Commercial Officer becoming responsible for client relationship management and the commercial policy. From January 2018 he has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Andreas Capital.

Jos Rotteveel

Jos Rotteveel started his career in the financial sector in 1974 as a trainee at AMRO Bank N.V. and held various positions in the investment domain up to 2001. His last post was as Senior Investment Adviser. In 2001, he joined the management team of Suxeskey S.A., the predecessor of Andreas Capital SA, Luxemburg.

Hans van Summeren

Hans van Summeren (1972 - Chief Investment Officer) started his career in Germany as government bond trader and subsequently as institutional portfolio manager in the asset management departments of the predecessors of Bank InsingerGilissen and the Bank of Montreal. In that capacity he managed until 2006 institutional mandates as well as listed investment funds with focus on international convertible bonds. Since his move to Van Lanschot Bank in 2006 Hans has used his knowledge and experience as investment specialist for the benefit of private clients. Thereafter as Product Manager Hans co-designed the investment policy at Van Lanschot’s Investment Office to become afterwards Regional Director supervising a team of 10 asset management specialists. Then, in 2014 Hans chose as Investment Manager to contribute to the growth and development of the Wealth Management activities of Deutsche Bank in The Netherlands. As of November 2017, Hans is Chief Investment Officer with Andreas Capital and is responsible for the investment policy and the asset management team.

Marcel Kleinrouweler

Marcel Kleinrouweler (1961) has been working in the financial sector since 1985. He started in the money and currency trade in 1985 at various large international banks. He has worked as an asset manager/adviser specialising in fixed-interest securities and related derivatives, in particular, at ING Bank, Citibank and F. van Lanschot Bankiers. Before transferring to Andreas Capital in 2011, Marcel was the Investment Advisory Director at UBS in Luxembourg.

Robbie van de Wijnckel

Robbie van de Wijnckel (1980 - Senior Asset Manager) graduated in 2005 as MSc in Economics at the University of Tilburg, The Netherlands. He started his career as investment advisor for the private market at Fortis Bank Nederland. In 2009 he switched to Van Lanschot Bankiers to work as Fixed Income Analyst. In this role he closely followed the European corporate and government bond market. In 2012 Robbie decided to move to Luxembourg. As Senior Portfolio Manager with asset managers 2PM Luxembourg, he was responsible for the investment policy. In December 2017 he joined Andreas Capital where he fulfills the role as Senior Asset Manager. Robbie is since 2017 Chartered Financial Analyst of the CFA Institute.

Timothy Cardoen

Timothy Cardoen (1985) obtained Bachelor degrees in Accountancy, Taxation, Finance and Insurance at the Howest University College of West-Flanders (Bruges) and subsequently a Master of Business Administration at the University of Leuven (Belgium) with specialisation Finance and Risk Management.
Timothy has been working in the financial sector since 2008. He started his career as an investment adviser at Deutsche Bank Belgium and worked on the creation of the online bank Crelan Direct (formerly Crédit Agricole Belgique). After that he worked as a Customer Relationship Manager at the fund management company Carmignac Gestion Luxembourg. He joined Andreas Capital in July 2017 as Assistant Asset Manager.

Bart Le Blanc

Bart Le Blanc ( Co-founder of Andreas Capital and member of its International Advisory Panel) studied economics at Tilburg University and obtained a PhD in Law at Leiden University. He started his career in government (Office of the Prime Minister) and in 1980 became Director-General of the Budget at the Ministry of Finance. In 1983, Bart moved to the financial sector taking up a Board position at F. van Lanschot Bankiers. In 1991 he became the First Secretary-General of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development in London and, later Vice President of the EBRD. In 1997, he joined La Caisse des Dépôts in Paris as Director of International Finance. Between 2004 and 2011 he was the Group CFO of URENCO Ltd. in Great Britain. In addition to his work for Andreas Capital, he currently serves as Chairman of the Board of APG (over EUR 450 billion in pension assets under management) and is Chairman of the Investment Committee of the United Nations Operations (UNOPS).

Karsten Le Blanc

Karsten Le Blanc (member of the International Advisory Panel) studied economics at Tilburg University and graduated in 1990. He started his career at Credit Lyonnais in Paris in the Fixed-interest Derivatives department. In 1992, Karsten transferred to Credit Suise where he held various positions within the Global Markets division in London and Zürich. In 2006, Karsten joined the Private Bank division and was active in management positions within the EMEA UHNW client department. Between 2013 and 2015 he was a Managing Director in the Asset & Wealth Management division of Deutsche Bank AG in London. He was responsible for the largest UHNW clients in Northern, Central and Eastern Europe. In 2015, he returned to Credit Suisse in London to lead the UK UHNW client department. He left the banking industry in March 2017 to focus on various advisory and executive board roles.

Sabine Cloodt-Beckers

Sabine Cloodt-Beckers worked for a year for Statistics Netherlands in Heerlen in 1985 and acted as a Management Assistant for the executive board of Algemeen Burgerlijk Pensioenfonds (ABP; the Dutch General Pension Fund for public employees) since 1986. Since October 1999, she has worked as a Management Assistant at Suxeskey S.A., the predecessor of Andreas Capital S.A.

Maxime Stein

Maxime Stein studied accounting at the University of Metz. In 2011, he started working as an internal accountant at Alter Domus Fund and Corporate Services in Luxembourg. Maxime moved to Malta in 2014 to work as an accountant and financial controller to support the expansion of their international activities. In 2016, Maxime returned to Luxembourg for Alter Domus and Corporate Services. Since 2017, Maxime has been employed at Andreas Capital and is responsible for the accounting and financial controlling of the Andreas Capital Group.

Ramon Hyndycz

Ramon Hyndycz (1982 – Operations Officer) started his banking career in 2007 at the mortgages department of ABN AMRO. From 2008 he worked at ING in various roles within the Private Banking and Wealth Management segment. Inter alia, he contributed in major change projects and serviced the international UHNWI clientele in their daily banking needs. In 2016 he joined Deutsche Bank as Assistant Vice President to support in further building their Wealth Management activities in The Netherlands. Ramon has joined Andreas Capital in April 2018 in the role of Operations Officer and is responsible for process optimization, compliance and IT.