Yves EhlertVice President Africa Equity and Funds at DEG
Yves is Vice President at DEG’s Africa team for Funds and Direct Equity. In this team, he is in charge of origination, execution and the portfolio management of several Equity and Funds investments, where he holds a number of Board and LPAC positions. In addition, he is in charge of the Blended Finance activities of the team. Before this position, he had several other positions in DEG as head of the Mercosur office in Sao Paulo, Senior IM in the Structured Finance team and in charge of Central Africa activities. Yves was also seconded to the European Commission and the EDFI Association where he worked on Blended Finance and European policy issues. Before he worked at WestLB in the Structured Finance team. Yves holds diplomas from the German university of Reutlingen, the French Ecole de Commerce of Reims and holds an MSc in Finance of the London School of Economics.