Gunter Fischer is Senior Investment Officer with the European Investment Bank, focusing on GEEREF, the Global Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Fund. In this context he is responsible for the sourcing, origination, assessment, negotiation and monitoring of renewable energy and energy efficiency investments in emerging markets and developing countries.
He has more than 15 years of fund experience, from managing the European Investment Fund’s (EIF) first external mandate Fund of Funds to targeting venture capital and private equity investments in Germany. In this context he gained in-depth knowledge of due diligence and structuring of fund investments. Prior to EIF, Gunter was with the corporate finance practice of Arthur D. Little in Berlin. There he provided corporate finance advisory services to a number of industries. He holds degrees in business administration and law from Reims Management School and the University of St. Gallen, and a PhD in finance from the European University in Frankfurt, Germany.