Jitzes is a Delegated CIO & Investment Strategist within the Investment Solutions department. He joined Columbia Threadneedle through the acquisition of BMO GAM (EMEA) in 2021, having previously been with BMO since 2011. Before joining the group, he was employed at MN Services as senior fund manager Special Investments and Hedge Funds. Moreover, he has worked for Rabobank International for ten years, among others as Credit Structurer, Fixed Income Strategist and Monetary Economist. He also was involved with the FTK Pension Fund Advisory Team of Rabobank International. Jitzes Noorman has attained a Master’s Degree (cum laude) in Macro Economics at the University of Groningen, and is a Certified EFFAS Financial Analyst.