Sylvia van Waveren
Senior engagement specialist
Sylvia van Waveren (1965) is Senior Engagement Specialist in the Governance & Active Ownership department of RobecoSAM. This department is responsible for entering into constructive dialogues with invested companies on corporate governance and sustainability.
On behalf of RobecoSAM and its clients, she enters into dialog with invested companies, encouraging them to improve their conduct in terms of corporate social responsibility. Sylvia is a member of the Lobbying Advisory Group of Eurosif, a member of ASRIA and a member of the RI Group of EFAMA. Furthermore, Sylvia is actively involved in acquisition processes and holds direct client responsibilities. She regularly presents at conferences and delivers publications.
Sylvia began her career with Centraal Beheer in 1988 and moved to PGGM in 1990 where she held positions as senior Portfolio Manager in various teams in the investment department. Sylvia holds a Master of Economics from the University of Tilburg, is an investment analyst (RBA) and is registered with the Dutch Securities Institute as senior asset manager. In April 2010 she started as a senior engagement specialist at RobecoSAM.