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Brigit van Dijk – van de Reijt

Brigit van Dijk – van de Reijt is the Chief Executive Officer of DOB Equity, based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Brigit has over 18 years of experience in investing in private companies in growth markets in Latin America, Africa and Asia in various sectors. Until she joined DOB Equity in early 2015, she was a Director and Senior Advisor to The Abraaj Group based out of Singapore. Prior to that, she was a Partner with Aureos Capital in London.

Between 1999 and 2007, Brigit was with FMO, the Netherlands Development Finance Company, most recently in the position of Director Private Equity. Brigit started her career with ABN AMRO Bank, Corporate Investments. She holds a M.Sc. in Economics from the University of Amsterdam. She is a Member of the Supervisory Board of CORDAID, the Catholic Organisation for Relief and Development Aid, and one of the larger international development organisations in the Netherlands. Brigit is a member of the Sustainability Committee of AVCA, the African Venture Capital and Private Equity Association, a member of the steering committee of the Abraaj Alumni Network, and an Independent Advisor to several emerging markets private equity funds. Brigit is married with three children.

THE NETHERLANDS

De Nijensteen
IJsseldijk 1
8194 LA Veessen

 

KENYA

1st Floor, ABC Place
Entrance next to Restaurant Seven
Waiyaki Way, Westlands, Nairobi

 

TANZANIA

1st Floor, Kilwa House
369 Toure Drive, Oysterbay
Dar es Salaam