Mr. Bikkesbakker has more than 20 years of client services experience. A Principal of Meketa Investment Group, Mr. Bikkesbakker has contributed to the firm’s client services efforts and research responsibilities since 2011. He is an active member of the Florida Public Pension Trustee Association (“FPPTA”) Advisory Board, and a Certified Public Pension Trustee (“CPPT”).
Mr. Bikkesbakker oversees the operations of the Miami office and the firm’s private markets efforts in Latin America. Previously, he worked as an investment analyst at Ernst Research and Management, a Boston-based hedge fund. He also has extensive client services experience domestically and in Latin America, where he held various positions at EMC in services, business development and marketing.
Mr. Bikkesbakker earned an MS in Finance from Carroll Graduate School of Management at Boston College, an MBA from the Arthur D. Little School of Management, and an Analista de Sistemas degree from the Fundación BankBoston School of Information Science in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Mr. Bikkesbakker is fluent in English and Spanish, and is conversant in Portuguese. In addition, he is an avid endurance athlete having completed numerous events including triathlons, Ironman and ultra-marathon distance races.