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November 2022

Dörte Höppner
Chief Operating Officer at Riverside Europe


As Chief Operating Officer of Riverside Europe, Dörte works closely with Managing Partner, Karsten Langer, and coordinates operations across the firm’s six European offices in London, Brussels, Munich, Stockholm, Madrid and Luxembourg. Dörte leads the firm’s investor relations and fundraising initiatives with investors in Europe and heads up Riverside’s European ESG work. An economist by background, Dörte started her career as News Editor at Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen-Morgenmagazin in 1994, before joining the German Institute for Economic Research as Head of Communications. In 2007, she stepped up to run the German Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (BVK) as Managing Director, before joining Invest Europe (then the European Private Equity & Venture Capital Association) in 2011, which she headed for six years.

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Agenda Sessions

  • A turning point for ESG: is the end of green washing in sight?