Mr. Masse joined IFC in 1994 and brings 25 years of direct investment experience, with a focus on banking, insurance, funds, asset management and specialty finance across Europe, Russia & CIS, Africa, Asia and Latin America.

Mr. Masse is the Transaction Manager, leading the GCBF. Mr. Masse currently oversees a global portfolio of equity and quasi equity invested in emerging markets financial institutions.

Mr. Masse is a French national and holds a MBA from INSEAD, an Ingénieur Agronome diploma (Master of Science degree-equivalent) from a leading engineering school in France, and is an IFC Global Leadership Program alumni.

He received a record 26 World Bank Group Performance Awards for Outstanding Achievements, and regularly represents IFC in global forums and with the press.