netspar center

The Netspar Foundation has placed the responsibility for carrying out all of its activities with the Netspar Center, which is part of Tilburg University.

Board

Casper van Ewijk
General Director
Short CV
Personal page UvA
Tilburg University, office P3.106
Tel: 013 466 28 33
Secretary: Kristel Heefer

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Theo Nijman
Scientific Director
Short CV
Personal page TiU
Tilburg University, office P3.104
Tel: 013 466 81 64
Secretary: Sylvia Hanhart

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Marike Knoef
General Board member
Personal page LU
Tilburg University, office P3.106
Tel: 013 466 3498
E-mail: M.G.Knoef@uvt.nl
Secretary: Sylvia Hanhart

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Peter Gaillard
Director of Operations
Tilburg University, office P3.102
Tel: 013 466 82 23
E-mail: P.J.N.A.M.Gaillard@uvt.nl
Secretary: Kristel Heefer

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The board seeks the advice of various advisory bodies:

 

Scientific Council (SC)

The Scientific Council is composed of prestigious international researchers with extensive expertise in the Netspar research domains. The council advises the board on the composition of the research programs and during the selection process for theme projects. The council reports to the Supervisory Board.

Chair: Monika Bütler (University of St. Gallen, Emperical Economics)

Members of the SC:

  • Hazel Bateman (University of Queensland, Economics)
  • David Blake (City University London, Actuarial Sciences)
  • Richard Blundell (University College London, Economics)
  • Dan Goldstein (London Business School, Psychology)
  • Christian Gollier (University of Toulouse, Economics)
  • Martin Kohli (European University Institute, Sociology)
  • Annamaria Lusardi (The George Washington University School of Business, multi-disciplinary)
  • John G. Lynch (University of Colorado, Psychology)
  • Josh Rauh (Stanford University, Economics )
  • Merril Silverstein (Syracuse University, Sociology)
  • Yves Stevens (KU Leuven, Law )
  • Guglielmo Weber (University of Padova, CINTIA, Economics)

 

Partner Research Council (PRC)

All of the network’s partners are represented on the PRC. The PRC advises the board on research and education. It is consulted in drawing up the research agenda and on the priorities for short-term topical research and long-range projects. In addition, the PRC signs off on the Netspar Brief prior to publication.

You can download the voting procedure used by the PRC for projects here (only available in Dutch).

Chair: Niels Kortleve (PGGM)

Members of the PRC:

  • Rob Alessie (Groningen University)
  • Arthur Arbouw (a.s.r.)
  • Jim Been (Leiden University)
  • Servaas van Bilsen (University of Amsterdam)
  • Bart Boon (Achmea)
  • Allard Bruinshoofd (DNB)
  • Bas Donkers (Erasmus University Rotterdam)
  • Rob van den Goorbergh (APG)
  • Chantal de Groot (Ortec Finance)
  • Corjo Jansen (Radboud University)
  • Lennart Janssens (Ministry of Social Affairs)
  • Adriaan Kalwij (Utrecht University)
  • Kees Kamminga (AEGON Nederland)
  • Ruben Laros (AFM)
  • Maarten Lindeboom (VU University)
  • Ron Linssen (Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport)
  • Stefan Lundbergh (Cardano Risk Management)
  • Roderick Molenaar (Robeco Nederland)
  • Robert Olieman (SVB)
  • Renz van de Peppel (Ministry of Economic Affairs)
  • Arno Riedl (Maastricht University)
  • Stijn van Schijndel (Nationale-Nederlanden)
  • Peter Simonse (Ministry of Interior and Kingdom Relations)
  • Rene Sterk / Gerard Rutten (Labor Foundation)
  • Siert Vos (Pensioenfonds PGB)
  • Anja De Wagenaere (Tilburg University)

The Federation of Dutch Pension Funds and the Dutch Association of Insurers are observers on the PRC.
For more information or questions about the PRC please contact Policy Officer Gaby Coenen

Editorial Board (EB)

The Editorial Board is made up of academics and professionals delegated by the Netspar partners. The board reviews the industry-specific papers for academic quality and relevance for pension professionals. It also judges student theses and dissertations in choosing the winners of the annual Netspar Thesis Awards.

Chair:  Fieke van der Lecq (VU University Amsterdam)

Members of the EB:

  • Rob Alessie (University of Groningen)
  • Iwan van den Berg (AEGON)
  • Kees Goudswaard (Leiden University)
  • Winfried Hallerbach (Robeco)
  • Ingeborg Hoogendijk (Ministry of Finance)
  • Arjen Hussem (PGGM)
  • Roger Laeven (University of Amsterdam)
  • Alwin Oerlemans (APG)
  • Maarten van Rooij (DNB)
  • Peter Schotman (Maastricht University)
  • Koen Vaassen (Achmea)
  • Mieke van Westing (NN)
  • Peter Wijn (APG)

 

Staff

Events, communications, relations management, project control, and operations are all handled by the Netspar Administration Office.

Events: Joost van Dun
Communications: Femke Trommels, Mandy van Trier
Research and papers: -/Esther Hermans-Spijker, Joost van Dun
Education and internships: Corine Goossens, Mandy van Trier
Finance: Harry de Kort
Executive Secretary: Corine Goossens
Secretaries: Kristel Heefer, Sylvia Hanhart, Wilma Paffen

 

Employees

Silvie van Halder
Policy Advisor Research
E-mail: S.K.vanHalder@uvt.nl
Tilburg University, office P3.114
Tel: +31 (0)13 466 37 93

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Joost van Dun
Eventscoordinator/Redactiesecretary Netspar Papers
E-mail: J.P.M.vanDun@uvt.nl
Tilburg University, office P3.114
Tel: +31 (0)13 466 32 06
Works on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

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Corine Goossens
Policy Advisor Education and Executive Secretary
E-mail: C.L.A.Goossens@uvt.nl
Tilburg University, office P3.114
Tel: +31 (0)13 466 89 84
Works on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

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Sylvia Hanhart
Personal assistent
E-mail: S.Hanhart@uvt.nl
Tilburg University, office P3.114
Tel: +31 (0)13 466 81 64
Works from Monday until Thursday

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Kristel Heefer
Secretary of the Board
E-mail: K.M.T.Heefer@uvt.nl
Tilburg University, office P3.114
Tel: +31 (0)13 466 26 78
Works from Monday until Thursday

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Esther Hermans-Spijker
Project Coordinator
E-mail: E.C.E.Hermans@uvt.nl
Tilburg University, kantoor P3.114
Tel: 013 466 82 20
Works from Monday untill Thursday

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Harry de Kort
Controller
E-mail: H.M.C.C.deKort@uvt.nl
Tilburg University, kantoor P3.114
Tel: +31(0) 13 466 89 85
Works fulltime

Wilma Paffen
Personal assistant
E-mail: W.Paffen@uvt.nl
Tilburg University, office P3.114
Tel: +31 (0)13 466 27 03
Works on all days except Wednesday afternoon

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Mandy van Trier
Communication and Education assistant
E-mail: M.vanTrier@uvt.nl
Tilburg University, office P3.114
Tel: +31 (0)13 466 46 21
Works on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

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Femke Trommels
Communication Officer
E-mail: F.J.Trommels@uvt.nl
Tilburg University, office P3.114
Tel: +31 (0)13 466 26 85
Works on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

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Michael Visser
Researcher / Policy Advisor
E-mail: M.R.Visser@uvt.nl
Tilburg University, office P3.109
Tel: +31 (0)13 466 47 87
Works on Monday morning, Tuesday, Wednesday morning

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Last updated November 16, 2018

Netspar, Network for Studies on Pensions, Aging and Retirement, is a thinktank and knowledge network. Netspar is dedicated to promoting a wider understanding of the economic and social implications of pensions, aging and retirement in the Netherlands and Europe.

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