E. Brooke Whitaker
Versatile, multi-lingual, emerging market private equity fund of funds investor and senior corporate finance manager with a proven ability to lead large cross-functional corporate finance advisory teams in Africa, the Middle East, and Asia. Extensive SME transaction and restructuring experience gained on over 100 divestitures (IPOs, financial and trade sales) across a wide range of industries valued $2+ billion. Published author of articles addressing African and Middle East intra-regional investment and trade issues. Communicate in English, Arabic, French, Thai and Swahili. Has lived/worked in Indonesia, Thailand, Singapore, South Africa, Egypt, Kenya and Afghanistan.