Saskia van der Mast

Saskia van der Mast is Investment Director at DOB and joined the team over a decade ago. Saskia is based in Nairobi and responsible for deal acquisition. She brings a wealth of experience in impact investing and has played a leading role in building DOB’s portfolio of innovative, scalable and impactful companies. Amongst others, she has been responsible for sourcing and completing investments including M-KOPA, Bridge International Academies and Countryside Dairy.

Saskia serves on the Board of the East Africa Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (EAVCA) and is a board member of various portfolio companies.

Saskia holds a M.Sc. in International Economics and Business from the University of Groningen.

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