* Spijkers replaces Roderick Munsters, who will head Robeco
* He is currently CIO APG Asset Management
AMSTERDAM, June 8 Dutch APG Group, which manages
assets for the world's third-largest state pension fund ABP,
nominated Paul Spijkers as its acting chief investment officer
as of August 1 to replace the outgoing Roderick Munsters.
Paul Spijkers, currently CIO at APG Asset Management, will
act as CIO of APG until the group has found a permanent
successor for Munsters, who will join Dutch asset manager Robeco
as chief executive from Sept. 1, APG said in a statement on
At the end of 2008, APG managed 173 billion euros ($239
billion) of assets for ABP, the world's third-largest state
pension fund after Japan's and Norway's.
(Reporting by Gilbert Kreijger, editing by Will Waterman)