Per-Erik Eriksson joined the European Investment Fund in 1998 and is Head of Microfinance Investments within the MMPDI department. The investment activity is conducted on a multi-product basis and targets financial intermediaries in EU-27 active in the field of microfinance.
Mr Eriksson has long experience of implementing financial instruments enhancing access to finance for SMEs, including micro-enterprises. The core deal origination under the responsibility of Mr Eriksson will over the next 5-6 years be built around a large microfinance funding vehicle set up under Progress with the European Commision and the European Investment Bank as key sponsors. Mr Eriksson completed his MSc in Finance at Stockholm School of Economics, Sweden and his CEMS Master at the University of Cologne, Germany