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SuperReturn Africa
3-5 December 2024
The Westin, Cape Town

Marieke Roestenberg
Program Manager at FMO Ventures


As of 2020 Marieke is Manager of the Private Equity Ventures team at FMO, the dedicated Venture Capital team that is responsible for the implementation, deployment and overall management of the FMO Ventures Program and other early-stage investments with a focus on technology and innovation. Prior to the formal launch of the team, Marieke was in charge of setting up FMO’s Ventures Program, coordinating efforts related to the establishment of the investment team, the drafting of the investment strategy, as well as the blending efforts related to the funding of the Program.

Previously she worked as Principal Investment Officer at the Private Equity department focusing on investments in renewable (off grid) energy. Prior to this she spent 2.5 years as Fund Manager at FMO Investment Management, where she was responsible for the fundraising efforts of an Africa focused Fund of Funds initiative. Before joining FMO Investment Management in 2013, Marieke worked as Senior Investment Officer at FMO’s Private Equity department for nearly nine years. She is a seasoned private equity professional with ample transaction experience in fund investments as well as direct investments and served on the Advisory Board of several investment funds.

Prior to joining FMO in 2004, Marieke worked as Analyst at the Corporate Development department of ABN AMRO Bank. She holds a Master of Science in Business Administration from the Erasmus University in Rotterdam.

Agenda Sessions

  • Tech and VC – is the party over?