Every day APG is busy with something that already concerns millions of Dutch people and one day will concern millions more: pensions. APG strives to provide a good pension in a livable world for all participants, employers and pension funds. Together we work on a sustainable future in which we do not only look at prosperity, but also at well-being. Because pensions are about people, life and how we live together. So that we, our parents, and our children can enjoy a good income. Today, tomorrow, and beyond.
As the largest pension provider in the Netherlands, APG looks after the pensions of 4.7 million people. We provide executive consultancy, asset management, pension administration, pension communication and employer services. We work for pension funds and employers in the sectors of education, government, construction, cleaning, housing associations, sheltered employment organizations, medical specialists, and architects. APG manages approximately €558 billion (August 2022) in pension assets. With approximately 3,000 employees we work from Heerlen, Amsterdam, Brussels, New York, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Beijing.
Sectors: Trading, Consultancy, Actuarial Science & Data Science
Locations: 2 in the Netherlands, 5 worldwide
Male-female ratio: 64-36 %
Number of employees (in Holland): 2,942
Number of employees (outside Holland): 251
Number of starting positions per year: 20
Number of internship positions per year: 10
Number of working students per year: 2
Average age: 46
In the APG Asset Management case, you will discover what it takes to be a successful Quantitative Portfolio Manager. The case will introduce you to portfolio management in a systematic way, teach you how algorithm selection and data quality influence the optimal composition of a portfolio, and let you experience the difference between trading strategies in theory and in practice.