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Jags Walia

Head of Global Listed Infrastructure
Van Lanschot Kempen – Investment Management



Experience since 1995.
Coverage: US Multi Utilities, North American Pipelines and Asian infrastructure (Japan & Asian Emerging markets).
Jags joined Van Lanschot Kempen a month after the launch of the Global Infrastructure fund in 2019. He has been in the Financial sector for over 25 years, in London (Morgan Stanley) and Amsterdam (APG, Delta Lloyd).
He has managed portfolios in the Energy Sector, Materials and Industrials Sector, and the Technology sector.
Jags passed his CFA exams in 2008, was registered with the UK Securities and Futures Authority in 1997, and graduated in Economics from Brunel University in 1995.

About Van Lanschot Kempen – Investment Management:

As the investment management business of Van Lanschot Kempen, we invest responsibly and with conviction. We are active investors, empowering investment teams to invest selectively in equities, credits and alternative assets for a wide range of clients including large pension schemes, wealth managers and other professional investors.

As responsible stewards of investors capital, we place considerable focus on active engagement with the aim of unlocking value in a sustainable way. We focus on guiding investors through the transition to a sustainable economy, particularly in relation to the key themes of energy, food and materials transition.

Our strategies can offer client portfolios a range of benefits, including the potential for innovative, attractive sources of income and capital return, enhanced diversification and defensive characteristics in higher-inflation environments. Whether they are investing in single strategies or on multi-strategy/multi-manager basis, our investment teams benefit from the freedom to follow their own conviction and styles.

We have three central themes across strategies:

  • An entrepreneurial approach, thinking as business owners.
  • Sustainability is fully integrated into our business and it influences our investment thinking from risk management through to active engagement
  • Our investment professionals work with a team-based approach and we firmly believe that over the long term this benefits our clients and their clients.
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