Gertjan van der Geer joined Pictet Asset Management in 2008 and is a Senior Investment Manager in the Thematic Equities team. Before joining Pictet, he worked for two years at Robeco in Rotterdam as a senior portfolio manager for the Food & Agriculture Fund. Gertjan began his career in 2000 at Fortis MeesPierson as an asset manager in the Private Banking division. Gertjan graduated with a degree in Business Economics and Financial Economics from the Free University of Amsterdam. He is a certified EFFAS (European Federation of Financial Analysts Societies) financial analyst.