LDCIP Independent Investment Committee Member, United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF)
23 years of experience in Investment Banking and Asset Management through Private Equity, Venture Capital, Structured Product investments and Fixed Income, project finance, PPP senior debt, and Equities platforms. Over 12 years focussed on Energy infrastructure transactions including Renewables and development finance. Transaction experience in Europe and Sub Saharan Africa, and further experience in emerging markets in including South America and South East Asia. Sector activity includes UK and African Power / Utility, Oil and Gas Upstream and downstream, CHP, Street Lighting, Transport (Electric Vehicle), Wind, Solar, Hydro, Fund of Fund, Financial Services and Long Term Insurance.
These include leading teams and organisations through product development, direct investment and transaction management, Board positions at investee companies, development of asset management platforms, project debt and equity and numerous portfolio exits through listings and refinancings.
Unique experience includes creating innovative structures for trading Carbon (listed Carbon Credit vehicles and various ISDA OTC derivative trading activities). Further experience in small cap M&A and corporate finance in addition to consulting on restructuring strategy in Insurance and Banking clients.