January 23, 1963 |
|Occupation||Private equity investor
CEO, AlpInvest Partners
Volkert Doeksen (born January 23, 1963) is a private equity investor and founder of AlpInvest Partners (originally NIB Capital), one of the largest private equity investments managers globally with over €40 billion of assets under management. Today, he serves as managing partner and Chief Executive Officer of AlpInvest Partners.
Prior to founding AlpInvest, Doeksen was a director of Dresdner Kleinwort Benson (today Dresdner Kleinwort), managing over $3 billion of private equity investments. From 1992 to 1994, Doeksen served as head of the bank's Benelux region, based in the firm's London office. In 1994, he moved to New York to head up DKB's private equity investments, including U.S. leveraged buyouts, mezzanine debt and fund of funds.
Prior to Kleinwort Benson, Doeksen worked as an investment banker focusing on mergers and acquisitions for Dillon Read from 1989 through 1992. He began his career as a financial analyst in corporate finance for Morgan Stanley International in London in 1987.
Doeksen received his M.A. in Law from Universiteit Leiden (The University of Leiden).
- Forbes Profile
- Volkert Doeksen Biography (AlpInvest Partners Website)
- Volkert Doeksen Profile (BusinessWeek).
- Private-Equity Deals Robust, Interview with Volkert Doeksen (CNBC Europe), Apr. 2 2008
- Volkert Doeksen: Financial News 100 Most influential people 2006 (#56)
- Speech:Volkert Doeksen, The French Senate. AFIC’s Annual Conference on Private Equity, Monday April 3, 2006.
- Dutch Treat (TheDeal.com, 2003)
- Dutch AlpInvest receives €11bn investment mandate from ABP and PGGM
- Interview: Volkert Doeksen, CEO, NIB Private Equity, on capitalising on Europe's promise