René Smeehuijzen

Previous activities

René has worked in the fund and asset management of real estate investment funds since 1994. One of his positions was at merchant bank Kempen & Co, at which he set up the research department for listed funds. From his post as Vice President of IBUS Asset Management he switched to Bouwfonds Investment Management in 2006. As Managing Director US & Private Funds he worked at that company until 2016.

Function at Hartelt

Since June 2016 René has been attached to Hartelt as Director Residential.


René holds a Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering from TU Delft. He also has a MBA from the University of Twente and a Master’s Degree in Real Estate from the University of Amsterdam.