Board and Investment Committee

Michael Barrow Michael Barrow
Director General, Private Sector Operations Department, ADB

Board of Directors Member of the General Partner
Investment Committee Member

Michael Barrow is Director General for ADB’s Private Sector Operations Department handling all of the Bank’s private infrastructure and financial institutions investments, lending and guarantees.  He joined ADB in July 2003. Prior to joining ADB, Mr. Barrow worked for the Deutsche Bank group over the course of 15 years in London, Tokyo and Singapore, lastly as both Director of Project Finance and Transportation, with a project finance and PPP focus.  He was Senior Vice President in the Structure Finance Department of Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp. in Singapore handling project financing. Michael was educated at the Lycee Internationale in Paris, France after which he obtained an MA in Oriental Studies from Oxford University England.

Yuichi  Nishigori Yuichi  Nishigori
Director and Corporate Senior Vice President, Head of Energy and Eco Services Business Headquarters, ORIX Corporation

Board of Directors Member of the General Partner
Investment Committee Member

Yuichi Nishigori is a Corporate Senior Vice President and the Head of Energy and Eco Services Business Headquarters, where he oversees cross‑border and domestic operations and investment opportunities primarily in energy generation and energy services businesses. During his over the decade of tenor at ORIX, Mr. Nishigori has worked and held leading positions in the Structured Finance Department, Alternative Investment and Business Development Headquarters, which focuses on cross‑border acquisitions and investments, Corporate Planning and Financial Control Headquarters, Investment Banking Headquarters, as well as Investment and Operation Headquarters. Prior to joining ORIX in 2003, Mr. Nishigori was with The Industrial Bank of Japan (currently Mizuho Bank, Ltd.) for 23 years. He was engaged in project finance business in United States and Asia and has extensive experiences in advising and arranging financing for various project developers in power, environmental services and waste management businesses. Mr. Nishigori holds a Bachelor's Degree of Law from University of Tokyo (1980) and a Master's Degree of Law from Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California, Berkeley (1983).

Reto Schwager Reto Schwager
Global Head of RobecoSAM Private Equity and Member of the Executive Committee

Board of Directors Member of the General Partner
Investment Committee Member

Reto Schwager is Global Head of RobecoSAM Private Equity and Member of the Executive Committee. Reto Schwager has more than 15 years of experience in senior positions at leading investment groups in the private markets space. At Partners Group, his roles from 2006 include Global Head of Distribution and Head of Investment Solutions Asia-Pacific, and then Head of Client Services and member of the Executive Board. Before that he spent seven years at AIG Group, most recently as head of European institutional investments. Reto holds an Executive MBA from the University of Maryland.