Researcher in Real Asset Finance
Alexander Carlo is a researcher at Maastricht University's School of Business and Economics, focusing on real asset finance. His work primarily revolves around institutional investment in alternative assets, emphasizing on providing a deeper understanding of the causes and, consequently, the impact of institutional investors’ allocation to real assets.
With a keen interest in pension fund investments, Alexander's research aims to provide practical insights into investments in alternative asset classes. His efforts here are geared towards bridging academic findings with real-world applications, with contributions to industry platforms like the International Centre for Pension Management and the Global Real Estate Engagement Network.
Alexander also engages with a broader audience through opinion pieces in Dutch newspapers like the NRC, NU.nl, and Business Insider, discussing current issues in real asset finance. These articles reflect his desire to make complex financial concepts accessible to the public.