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Varel Freeman oversees all banking operations of the EBRD. He chairs the Operations Committee and oversees the formulation of the bankís strategy. Mr Freeman is also a member of the Executive Committee of the Bank, which is chaired by the Bankís President, and acts in his absence.
Before joining EBRD in June 2006, he worked at Baring Private Equity Partners as Managing Partner responsible for private equity investments in Latin America and Africa. Prior to that, he was partner at Chase Capital Partners responsible for investments in Latin America. Mr Freeman graduated from Princeton University with a Bachelorís degree and Masterís of Science in Engineering. He also holds a Master of Public Affairs degree from Princetonís Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.[an error occurred while processing the directive]