Pieter van Putten

Pieter van Putten (Dutch, 1963) is Managing Director, CFO/COO of Pelargos Capital. He is responsible for all activities not directly related to the implementation of the investment policy. 

He started his career in 1989 in the institutional asset management division of Commerzbank in Frankfurt. From 1993 he built the asset management operations for the bank in Asia-ex-Japan, first from Hong Kong and later from Singapore. In 2002 he became CEO of Aviva owned Morley Fund Management (Singapore) and from 2003 to 2008 he was managing director for Singapore based APS Asset Management. After his return to the Netherlands Pieter carried out consultancy work, among others for Pelargos Capital, which he helped with a range of operational projects. 

Pieter graduated in 1988 with a double MBA degree from Nijenrode University in the Netherlands and University of Florida in Gainesville, United States. Pieter has been a CFA charter holder since 1998, and he is a Fulbright scholar. Pieter is a board member of CFA Society VBA Netherlands and participates in a number of international initiatives of CFA Institute.

Pieter van Putten

COO / CFO

  • Introduction

  • Pieter van Putten (Dutch, 1963) is Managing Director, CFO/COO of Pelargos Capital. He is responsible for all activities not directly related to the implementation of the investment policy. 

  • Work experience

    • Pelargos Capital 2018 - Present
    • Consultancy work, 2008 - 2018
    • APS Asset Management, Singapore 2003 - 2008 
    • CEO of Morley Fund Management (Singapore, Aviva-owned) 2002 - 2003
    • Commerzbank Hong Kong and Singapore 1993 - 2002 
    • Commerzbank Frankfurt 1989 -1993 
  • Education

    • CFA (1998)
    • MBA,University of Florida in Gainesville, United States & Nijenrode University in the Netherlands (1988)