Management Board

The Management Board is the decision-making body responsible for the overall strategic management of Bouwfonds IM. Members of the Management Board are:


Jaap Gillis, Chief Executive Officer and also member of the Board of Directors of the Rabo Real Estate Group.

Until 1 April 2012, Gillis was COO of Redevco. Before Redevco he held various management positions at AM (Amstelland/MDC), ING Real Estate and other companies.
Gillis holds and has hold various ancillary positions, including in a number of interest groups. He now is chairman (president-commissaris) of  Schiphol Area Development Company (SADC). Prior to that he was chairman of the Dutch Green Building Council and he was a committee member of the Association of Institutional Property Investors in the Netherlands (IVBN). He is also a past trustee and member of the European Advisory Council of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), deputy chairman of the Urban Land Institute in the Netherlands, Fellow of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors and a registered marketer of the Dutch Marketing Institute (NIMA). Gillis joined Bouwfonds IM in 2012.


Marnix Boessenkool

Marnix Boessenkool, Chief Financial Officer

Marnix Boessenkool is a dedicated all round finance executive and professional with over 28’ years of experience. He worked for various companies in the financial services and real estate industry, e.g. Member Management Team of Insinger de Beaufort (part of BNP Paribas), Group Controller at Rabo Real Estate Group, Director & Founder of STFA Strategy & Finance Advice and positions at PWC accountants and BDO. Besides Board member of Bouwfonds IM, Boessenkool is also active as Finance Director Rabo Real Estate Group and Finance Director Bouwfonds IM. He holds a Certificate in the Theory of Accountancy (CTA) and is chartered accountant (CA(SA)). Boessenkool joined Bouwfonds IM in 2015.