Mr. Jan Van Bilsen

Mr. Jan Van Bilsen
Regional Manager of South Caucasus, IFC

Mr. Bilsen is IFC’s Regional Manager covering the south Caucasus out of Tbilisi, Georgia. He joined the Corporation in 2001 in Loan Syndications, in Washington, DC, and in 2004 was put in charge of overlooking IFC’s relationships with financial institutions throughout South Asia and the Middle East and North Africa, working out of Dubai and Cairo. From 2010 to 2015, he lived in Istanbul and was heading up portfolio management for IFC’s investment projects in the manufacturing, agribusiness and service sectors across Central and Eastern Europe, Turkey, the Caucasus and Central Asia. Prior to IFC, Jan held a number of positions in corporate banking, project finance and trade finance at ABN AMRO Bank in the Netherlands, Hong Kong, London and Bahrain.