Erik Kroon

Analyst, Quant Research Group, BNP Paribas Asset Management

Erik Kroon - Research Manager Financial Engineering

Erik works in the Quant Research Group of BNP Paribas Asset Management. His prime responsibility is the maintenance and development of BNP Paribas Asset Management’s in-house economic scenario generator as well as the development of innovative simulation-based risk metrics. He joined the company in 1993 and is based in Amsterdam. Prior to his current role, Erik held a number of roles at ABN AMRO Asset Management, a predecessor of BNP Paribas Asset Management, at departments such as Structured Asset Management, Global Consulting Group and Investment Strategy.

After his studies, Erik started as a researcher and teacher at two Dutch universities, namely, at Nyenrode Business University and at the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration of VU University in Amsterdam. He published several papers in refereed journals such as the Journal of Asset Management and the Journal of Portfolio Management.

Erik has over 25 years of investment experience and holds a Master’s degree in Quantitative Business Economics and a PhD, both from VU University. He participates in Inquire Europe and has been a member of its research committee since 2008. He is a certified professional at the Dutch Securities Institute (DSI) with a registration as “DSI Investment Analyst” and a second one as “DSI Institutional Information Provider (ESMA)”.