George JanssenSenior Investment Officer, Private Equity at FMO
George Janssen joined FMO’s Private Equity department in 2012, and currently focuses on direct and indirect (fund) investments in Eastern Europe and Central Asia. Between 2012 and 2018, George focused on financial institutions and fund investments in Africa. From 2008 to 2011, he worked at FMO’s Structured Financing Housing department where he was responsible for origination, due diligence and execution of structured finance transactions for developers and FIs in Africa, Asia and Eastern Europe. From 2004 to 2008, George worked for FMO’s Eastern Europe and Central Asia department where he was responsible for portfolio management and origination, due diligence and execution of repeat transactions in Eastern Europe and Central Asia, with a special focus on FIs in Russia, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan.
Prior to FMO, George worked in the Financial Engineering department at ING. Previous to this, he was a consultant in Ernst & Young’s Treasury and Financial Risk Management group.
George holds a Masters Degree in Econometrics from the University of Tilburg.