Senior Investment Officer, Belgian Investment Company for Developing Countries (BIO)
Laetitia Counye (Senior Investment Officer, Belgian Investment Company for Developing Countries – BIO) is in charge of investing in and supervising of a portfolio of emerging markets private equity funds in India, Sub-Saharan Africa, and Latin America and serves as a private equity advisor within the BIO investment team. Ms Counye has a 10+ years track record in private equity investments both in emerging and developed markets after having started her career in asset management. From 2007 – 2011 Ms Counye served as a private equity consultant for Incofin Investment Management, manager of several microfinance investment vehicles active worldwide. From 2001-2006, she served as an Investment Manager for Partners@Venture, a venture capital fund specialized in investments in ICT and healthcare. Prior to this, she worked as a financial professional within the ING asset management department. Ms Counye has a Master of Science in Business Economics from Vrije Universiteit Brussel.