Joop Huij

PhD, Executive Director, Head of Factor Investing Equities and Head of Factor Index Research
"I am sure that the financial industry will adopt an evidence-based approach to designing the investment process."

Mr. Huij, Head of Factor Investing Equities and Head of Factor Indexing Research, is responsible for the Factor Investing strategies which include the Value-, Momentum-, Quality- and Multi-Factor Equities strategies, the Factor Indexes, and the Bespoke Factor Solutions. As a head of both teams he coordinates the portfolio management, factor index research and development of customized factor investing solutions. He specializes in empirical asset pricing and investment strategies. Mr. Huij also holds a part-time position as Associate Professor (with tenure) of Finance at Rotterdam School of Management. He has published in various academic journals including the Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Empirical Finance, Journal of Financial Markets, and Financial Analyst Journal. Mr. Huij started his career as a researcher in 2007. He holds a PhD in Finance from Rotterdam School of Management and a Master’s degree in Informatics & Economics (cum laude) from Erasmus University Rotterdam.