NETHERLANDS – The 1.1 billion euro industry-wide pension fund for Dutch dentists has named Mr. B van de Belt as its new director.

The Pensioenfonds Tandartsen en Tandarts-Specialisten Stichting Pensioenfonds said van de Belt took over from A.A.P. Smit on April 15 this year.

SPT said van de Belt was formerly an independent investment consultant. SPT declined to comment on the reasons for Smit’s departure.

The fund has around 6,000 members and some 2,000 pensioners.