Wim Vermeir is Group Head of Investments for Ageas (since June 2012) and CIO of AG insurance (April 2011). Ageas is an international insurance company, ranked among the top 20 insurance companies in Europe with activities in Europe and Asia In Belgium, Ageas is the market leader for individual life and employee benefits, as well as a leading non-life player, through AG Insurance. Before joining AG/Ageas, Wim held different positions at Dexia Asset Management between 1995 and 2006, amongst others equity manager, head of socially responsible investing, head of global balanced management and head of equity . In 2006, he was appointed CIO for Traditional Investments and member of the executive committee at Dexia Asset Management. Wim started his career at University Ghent and Vlerick School of Management as research assistant in corporate finance. He holds a degree of civil engineer in physics (University Ghent) and an MBA (Vlerick School of Management).