Ralf Roex

Ralf Roex is Portfolio Manager in DOB Equity and based in the Netherlands. For a decade Ralf worked in the FMCG business mostly focusing on developing markets in Africa and Asia. Ralf works closely with DOB’s portfolio companies to support senior management in achieving their strategic and commercial objectives.

Ralf holds a M.Sc. degree in International Business from the Barcelona Business School and started his career as a Management Trainee at Unilever in 2008. After working in several Marketing & Sales positions in the Netherlands he moved into Business Development in West Africa. In 2013 Ralf moved to Myanmar for FrieslandCampina to set up the business from scratch. In his last role, before joining DOB in 2017, he returned back to Africa as a Head of Marketing.

With an entrepreneurial mindset, passion for Africa and its emerging markets, Ralf decided to shift his career to impact investing.

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