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Team leader Outreach and investment services & Secretariat of the External Investment Plan
Mr Geraedts is an engineer by education with 29 years of international experience. He joined the European Commission in 2004, after 15 years in the private sector in infrastructure development in Asia and Europe. For the EU, he worked in infrastructure in Ghana and in DG DEVCO for Sub-Saharan Africa, Caribbean and the Pacific region, where Mr Geraedts particularly focussed on promoting the innovative use of EU grants together with financial products of the international financing institutions (IFIs) for increased leverage and higher impact. Before joining the Secretariat of the External Investment Plan, he worked in DG ECFIN as Deputy Head of Unit for Coordination with EIB, EBRD and the IFIs.