Head International Public Affairs, APG Asset Management
Johan Barnard is Head of International Public Affairs at APG. He joined in October 2015. Barnard is based in Brussels and Amsterdam, spending majority of his time on European affairs. He was previously a financial counselor at the Dutch permanent representation to the EU. Barnard has made a career in the Dutch ministry of finance holding positions including deputy director for financial markets and deputy director for direct tax policy and legislation. He studied public law & administration and tax law at the universities of Leyden, Florence (Italy) and Rotterdam.