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Thomas Klein Head of Africa Equity & Mezzanine at DEG


Thomas is Head of Africa Equity & Mezzanine at DEG – Deutsche Investitions- und Entwicklungsgesellschaft (DEG), the German development finance institution. He is responsible for primary fund and direct equity investments in Africa since mid-2015 and previously Asia. He serves as a board member on a number of corporate and fund investments.

Prior to joining DEG in 2008 he worked with CAM PE, Sal. Oppenheim Private Equity Partners, Deloitte M&A Transaction Services Europe and Deutsche Bank. Overall, Thomas has 15 years of experience in private equity, both in developed and emerging markets.

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