European private equity industry body Invest Europe has appointed Dutch pension fund APG Asset Management ESG and governance expert Marta Jankovic as its new chair.

Marta Jankovic Invest Europe chair private equity
Marta Jankovic

Jankovic succeeds Gerry Murphy, senior managing director and chair of Blackstone Europe, in the role, with immediate effect.

She is a member of Invest Europe’s board and LP council, and former chair of its responsible investment roundtable. Her work as the organisation’s chair will include overseeing the development of its professional standards handbook and work in connection with AIFMD. During her tenure, Invest Europe will hold a conference focused on responsible investment.

Jankovic joined APG in 2012. Before that, she was an in-house counsel at SVG in London and a lawyer in the funds team at law firm King & Wood Mallesons.