Karin van Baardwijk (1977) is Chief Executive Officer of Robeco and chairman of the Executive Committee. Prior to being appointed in January 2022, Karin was Robeco’s Chief Operating Officer and Deputy CEO. She has been a member of the Board of Directors since 2012 and became a member of Robeco’s Executive Committee in 2015.
Karin has a long and proven track record with Robeco. She joined the company in 2006 and held various senior management positions in Information Services, including Chief Information Officer, and in Risk Management, most recently as the Head of Operational Risk Management.
Karin started her professional career in 2002 in the internal auditing department at Sara Lee and transferred to financial services two years later when she joined Atos Consulting.
She holds a double Master’s degree in Business Economics and Corporate Law from the University of Utrecht.