Rikkert Scholten is Strategist and member of Robeco’s Global Macro team. Prior to joining Robeco in 2007, Rikkert worked at PGGM for one year as a Portfolio Manager Fixed Income and for two years as an Investment Strategist. Before his move to PGGM he held several functions at Rabobank Group. Rikkert started his career in the Investment Industry in 1995. He holds a Master's in International Financial Economics from University of Amsterdam.