Verena Kempe has headed the investment management of the Nuclear Waste Management Financing Fund (KENFO) in Berlin since October 1, 2020. KENFO is currently placing a strategic focus on expanding its private markets portfolio. In addition to investment activities, the focus is on building the investment infrastructure and strategic positioning. Most recently, she was Co-Head of the Private Equity division of a leading German consulting firm. Prior to that, she was a Director in the Structured Finance Energy division of a regional bank in London.