Diederik Basch, CFA®
Senior Analyst, Pax Small Cap Fund, Impax Asset Management LLC
Assistant Vice President, Pax World Funds
Diederik Basch is a Senior Analyst for the Pax Small Cap Fund at Impax Asset Management LLC. He is also an Assistant Vice President at Pax World Funds. Diederik began his investment analysis career in 2006 and has a diverse international background with work experience in the U.S., Europe and Asia.
Prior to joining Impax Asset Management LLC, formerly Pax World Management LLC, in 2016, Diederik served as Senior Equity Analyst at RobecoSAM AG, a subsidiary of Robeco Group, located in Zurich, Switzerland. During his tenure from 2010 to 2016 he conducted fundamental research, including integration of ESG factors, on the global consumer staples and discretionary sectors. He was a key supporting analyst for the firm’s thematic Sustainable Healthy Living and Sustainable Agribusiness funds due to his sector coverage. Diederik also completed an assignment in Robeco’s Hong Kong office working with their Asian Equities team. Prior to his role at RobecoSAM, he was a Senior Associate Analyst at Canaccord Genuity, with a focus on small- and mid-cap companies.
Diederik holds a Bachelor of Arts degree with a concentration in Economics from Brandeis University. He received his MBA from the Kelley School of Business, Indiana University where he was also a faculty-selected member of the Investment Management Academy. Mr. Basch is a CFA® charterholder and member of the Boston Security Analysts Society.
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