Ruben Koekoek has worked for Social Finance NL since the company was founded. Before this, Ruben worked for ABN AMRO for 9 years in various positions. In 2013, he and the municipality of Rotterdam brought the Social Impact Bond to the Netherlands. Since then he has been involved in the realisation of 6 Social Impact Bonds and has written several articles on this subject. Alongside his work for Social Finance NL, Ruben is chairman of the Jewish Humanitarian Fund.
Ruben studied at the University of Amsterdam where he obtained a Bachelor and Master in Economics (with honours).