Investment Officer, Capital Markets and Financial Sectors, Asian Development Bank
Ms. S. Jane Brett is an Investment Officer in the Asian Development Bank’s Capital Markets and Financial Sectors division, which lends to and invests in financial institutions in the Asia-Pacific region. Her responsibilities include executing investments into private equity funds, and helping to monitor, via board and advisory committee presence, ADB’s portfolio of 42 funds, representing over $600 million of commitments, across Asian emerging markets.
Ms. Brett previously worked in structured finance credit ratings services at Standard & Poor’s where she rated US, UK, and emerging market credit-linked notes and asset-backed securities, and in investment banking at Provident Group where she participated in the origination, execution and placement of secured and unsecured debt financing for non-investment grade companies in the US and Latin America. She has a BA from Michigan State University and a Master of Emerging Markets Finance from Columbia University’s School of International & Public Affairs.