Søren-Peter Andreasen

General Manager


Before joining EDFI in 2016, Søren Peter Andreasen worked for 15 years in the consulting industry, specialising in development, finance, and investment in emerging markets. He holds a master’s degree in public policy from Harvard University. He started his professional career with the United Nations Secretariat in New York, before joining McKinsey & Company in Copenhagen; subsequently, he co-founded the consulting firm Dalberg Global Development Advisors.

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EDFI – the Association of European Development Finance Institutions – was established in 1992 to support and promote the work of bilateral Development Finance Institutions (DFIs). With a combined portfolio of €44 billion, including over €10 billion of climate finance, EDFI’s 15 member institutions share a vision of a world where the private sector offers people in low and middle- income countries opportunities for decent work and improved lives, and where private investment flows are aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Climate Agreement. EDFI’s mission is to promote the joint interests of its members, inform policy, and drive innovation in industry standards.