Jane is a Partner at DWS Group, focused on Infrastructure Investments. She is currently based in San Francisco, California after living and working for DWS Group in Europe for close to 10 years. At DWS, she is part of a team that is responsible for the investment strategy, asset management and overall performance of a suite of European closed-end equity infrastructure funds. Jane participates on the Investment Committees for these various equity infrastructure funds as well as DWS’s US infrastructure debt business and Asia renewables fund.
Prior to joining DWS in late 2007, Jane spent 12 years in various roles at Bechtel Enterprises Inc., the infrastructure finance and development arm of Bechtel Group Inc. During that time, she spent three years in Hong Kong working on a range of infrastructure projects in Asia; over seven years in the United States managing a portfolio of venture investments and infrastructure funds-of-funds; and two years in the United Kingdom working on a Public Private Partnership project. She has extensive knowledge and experience in private equity and infrastructure investments, mergers and acquisitions, portfolio management, and has served as a Board Director to numerous joint venture and investment companies. Jane holds an MBA from the Haas School of Business, University of California at Berkeley; a BSc in Engineering and Applied Science from the California Institute of Technology; and a BA in Physics from Occidental College.