Marlies van Boven  Managing Director - River and Mercantile Group plc

Dr. Marlies van Boven is a managing director in the Research Analytics team  at FTSE Russell. She is lead lecturer in Alternative Investments at Warwick Business School. She also taught at CASS business school. She was a senior investment consultant at Cambridge Associates’ Middle East & Africa team, working with clients throughout the GCC and wider MENA region, with a focus on hedge funds. Prior to that, she was head of Quantitative Analysis and Portfolio Management at Baring Asset Management. She was responsible for the global investment process, involving the design of regional and sector stock selection models, portfolio construction tools and risk reporting for the equity and fixed income teams. She was lead portfolio manager of the Barings Emerging Markets Absolute Return Fund and co-manager of the Bluechip Multi-Strategy Fund, a joint venture with Babson Capital, MA. Previously Marlies was in charge of the quantitative research process at Newton and part of the Strategy team. Marlies holds a Master degree with honours from Institute Coremans, Brussels and a PhD in Finance from Warwick Business School. She is chair of London Leverage Events at 100 Women in Finance.



SPS Spotlight Series: Value for Money & Low Cost Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

May 11, 2017                                   Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

SPS Spotlight Series: LDI Strategies & Risk Management Developments for Pension Funds

June 8, 2017                                     Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

SPS Spotlight Series: DC Pension Developments & Current Issues

June 15, 2017                                   Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

SPS Spotlight Series: Investment Issues for Maturing Pension Funds

July 13, 2017                                   Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Alternative Credit and Private Debt Investing for Pension Funds

August 31, 2017                               Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Emerging, Frontier & Alternative Markets Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

September 14, 2017                         Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Investment Insights & Issues for Dutch Investors

September 21, 2017                         Apollo Hotel, Amsterdam

Annual Nordic Institutional Investors' Conference

October 3, 2017                                 7A Odenplan, Stockholm

Property, Real Assets & Infrastructure Investing for Yield for Pension Funds

October 12, 2017                             Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Annual Round up & Current Investment Issues for Pension Funds

November 9, 2017                             Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Annual Northern Investment Conference for Pension Funds

November 16, 2017                           The Met Hotel, Leeds

SPS Spotlight Series: LGPSs in Flux - Investment Issues & Solutions

November 23, 2017                           Le Meridien Piccadilly, London