Property Manager in Charge

Diederik Advocaat is the Property Manager In Charge at Absolute Island Management and Vice President of Portfolio Operations for AiM. Before joining us, Diederik was a senior advisor to the World Bank in their Corporate Finance group. Diederik has worked in the real estate and hospitality industry where he managed various projects in the gated community and hotel sector for most of his career.Prior to this he worked in Corporate Banking in New York City, in emerging markets with KPMG in London and the Netherlands managing two offices and large teams of professionals in challenging markets. Diederik holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business and a MBA from the American Graduate School of International Business (Thunderbird). He has resided in Hilton Head since 2012 and is locally involved with environmental issues on the island and with Town Council. Diederik lives in Sea Pines with his wife Dana and together they have two wonderful boys.