Barbara Wasmus is a member of the DWM Credit Committee and, since 2010, has served as an independent member of Investment Committees of several DWM funds.
Barbara is a senior SME/Microfinance banker with over 15 years of experience in developing and emerging markets. At Wasmus Consulting, a MSME finance consultancy, she has implemented various short-term consultancy assignments for financial institutions, funds and donors in Africa, the Middle East and Asia.
Previously, Barbara held senior executive positions in financial institutions (founding-CEO of ProCredit Bank Angola, deputy-CEO of ProCredit Bank Kosovo) and also gained significant experience as senior investment officer at Triple Jump. Aside from her consulting work, Barbara is a non-executive director and chair of the Risk Committee of Finca Microfinance Bank Tanzania.
Barbara holds an MA in International Relations from the University of Groningen, the Netherlands