Bart Raemaekers

Bart Raemaekers

Advisor and Head, Guarantees and Syndications Unit
Private Sector Operations Department (PSOD)


Mr. Raemaekers obtained his Masters in Economics at Tilburg University in the Netherlands. He majored in Finance and Development and did assignments at the United Nations in New York, and in Abidjan, the Ivory Coast.

Mr. Raemaekers spent eleven years in various capacities with ABN AMRO Bank, seven years of which in structured export finance. In Amsterdam and London, he focused on multi sourced export finance transactions with borrowers in Latin America and worked frequently with Private Risk Insurers, ECAs and other risk mitigation providers. From Chicago, Mr. Raemaekers financed US exports world-wide by offering clients multi product solutions including ECA, PRI, syndicated loans, derivative and tax products.

In 2008, Mr. Raemaekers joined the Asian Development Bank. Mr. Raemaekers is Head of the Guarantees and Syndications Unit (GSU), in ADB’s Private Sector Operations Department (PSOD). PSOD is responsible for all Private sector (or Non-sovereign) financing and investments - structuring and funding investments, across the capital structure, in privately held and state-sponsored companies across a wide range of industry sectors throughout developing Asia. Mr. Raemaekers’ GSU mandate is to support ADB’s sovereign and non-sovereign operations with distribution, credit enhancements, at origination and execution.