Who we are
RD&A (pronounced as “Our DNA”) Group is an independent service provider for the investment and asset management industry.
RD&A . . .
- aims for a positive impact
- strives for client and employee delight
- is independent and client centric
- has respect for people and environment
- is built on inspired people
What we do
With a constant changing environment we provide consulting, change management and interim management enabling financial institutions to excel within current markets.
We cover the entire investment management process and are able to assist your firm in every step of the investment lifecycle from front office technologies, through midoffice processes, IT and Data all the way to the back office and the accounting book of record. Ensuring that your organisation can focus on your key business.
How we do it
- We talk the same language – we understand the culture of the asset management industry, the suppliers and regulators
- We know how to drive change – we can adapt quickly to our clients environment and help with achieving transformations successfully
- We know what is needed – we have a unique expertise in adapting Investment and asset management processes, organisations and tools to the requirements of tomorrow
- We use our collective wisdom – we share our knowledge internally, mindful of client confidentiality
- We know what we do – we have in depth knowledge of the challenges and solutions of the asset management industry
Rogier van Schaik
Rogier has over 20 years of experience in the financial industry. Starting as a Business controller he moved into Asset Management over 15 years ago and has a long and proven track record as a consultant and project manager. Before co-founding RD&A Rogier was a partner at TradeTech Consulting and later a Director and Practice Head at Virtusa. Rogier has build a consultancy on Asset Management experts specializing in in SimCorp Dimension and Asset Management and managed a team of 60 people.
Daniel has over 20 years experience within the asset and investment services industry, of which 15 as a Consultant providing services and solutions to international clients. Before co-founding RD&A Daniel was a partner at TradeTech Consulting and later a Director at Virtusa International B.V. Daniels expertise is on Front Office solutions within the Asset and Investment Management industry.
Abdel has over 20 years experience in the services industry and for the last 15 years he had several roles within the asset and investment services industry. From the start of his career Abdel has been driven by contributing to the growth of indivduals and organisations. Before co-founding RD&A Abdel was part of TradeTech Consulting and later a Director and Practice head at Virtusa International B.V.
Robert has 16 years of experience in the investment services industry, of which 14 years as a consultant. For him it comes natural to bring business and IT together to complete the picture and make full effect of realizing the engineered solutions. Before joining RD&A Consulting he spent several years as a financial services consultant.
Raymond, Business Consultant at RD&A Consulting has more than 15 years’ experience in the Financial Services industry. Working from a business perspective, Raymond has a strong focus on the complete investment process chain, quality and is result driven. He participated in multiple projects and roles with different Asset Management clients. Before working with RD&A he worked as an Application consultant at PGGM Investments and later as Lead Business Consultant at Virtusa.
Navin has over 20 years of IT experience in the financial industry in the role of service delivery manager, project manager, and technical application manager. His background is in the Asset, Investment, and Treasury industry. Before joining RD&A he was head of Managed Services and Consultancy. Navin is an experienced IT consultant in cloud solutions, migrations, process optimizations, performance improvements, and people management. Navin is also an ambitious coach who energizes individuals and organizations to the next level.
Robin has over 30 years experience in management and consultancy of which 12 years in the asset and investment services industry. Before joining RD&A Robin was head of consulting at PGGM Investment Management and managing consultant at PA Consulting. Robins expertise is on organisational architecture, change and programme management.
Sharief has over 20 years of experience from various roles within the asset management industry with a strong focus on back office processes.
Before joining RD&A Sharief used to work at MN and AXA Investment Managers. Sharief participated over the years in several migrations, transitions, process optimizations and projects. He has the ability to convince people, to prioritize, to overcome barriers and is highly organized. An enthusiastic team player who shares knowledge, but is also able to work independently and is quality and result driven.
Luc is a highly dedicated young professional with experience from operational roles at ASR and holds a bachelor degree in Business Administration. Currently Luc is focusing on building more experience within derivatives and collateral management in SimCorp Dimension
Hilbert de Hoop
Hilbert started working for RD&A as a young professional in May 2022. He has a strong academic background with studies in Hospitality management and a double degree master track in Strategic Corporate Finance. Before starting his masters he was an intern for Bon Appetit @ Google, California, where he has implemented a data driven change management project regarding food waste reduction. This drove him towards ESG and SRI and wrote a dissertation on the preferences and beliefs of the professional investor versus the client on food waste reduction measures. Hilbert will contribute his enthusiasm for ESG and sustainability to the world of asset and investment management.
Patricia Valcarcel Arevalo
Patrica joined RD&A as a Senior Consultant in November 2022. Patricia is an experienced Client Portfolio and Reporting Analyst with a strong Accounting background working for 17 years in the investment management sector. The terms driven, go-getter, socially involved, open minded, easy going, curious and sporty describe Patricia. In a professional environment Patricia values a possitive attidude towards challenging issues. Her life motto is “If you want to go fast go alone, if you want to go far go together”.
Feel free to connect with us to see what RD&A can mean for you and your company or what you can mean for RD&A.
“Talent wins’ games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships.” – Michael Jordan.