Richard Cozijnsen joined the IFHA team in October 2016 as Financial Controller. He is an MBA graduate from the Open University in the UK and holds a Master’s degree in African Studies and a Bachelor’s degree in History from the Leiden University in the Netherlands. During his studies he did courses and research at the Stellenbosch University in South Africa focused on history and development.
Richard started his career in corporate finance as Financial Controller at the Pension Division of the Dutch insurer Achmea. As Business Controller for the real estate asset manager of Achmea he gained 8 years’ experience in the investment sector. In this position he was responsible for the annual statement, quarterly management reports and other aspects of the corporate administration.