Piet Klop

Senior Advisor Responsible Investment


Piet Klop leads PGGM’s company and market engagement efforts around water scarcity. He is also working on ESG integration in listed equity and in the strategic asset allocation, and on developing PGGM’s “investing in solutions” portfolios.  Before joining PGGM Investments in July 2011, Piet held senior positions at the World Resources Institute in Washington DC, at the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs and in the private sector. As water resources expert he worked at the World Bank and United Nations. Piet holds master’s degrees in Water Resources Management (Wageningen University, 1989) and Applied Environmental Economics (University of London, 1999), as well as certificates on Valuation and Integrated Risk Management (New York University, 2010) and Strategic Corporate Social Responsibility (Harvard Business School, 2010).