The Zambia Finance and Investment Conference

Theo van der Veen

Head of Business Development

UFF Asset Management


Theo van der Veen, head of business development at UFF Asset Management, is responsible for UFF’s market audit and control and for managing relationships with agricultural operators from their regional office in the Netherlands. He plays an active role in bridging the gap with financial institutions, governmental bodies and pension funds both in Africa and in Europe. Theo brings a raft of experience in this industry that will particularly add value to the audit of the commodity flows from all the farm operators that UFF are partnered with. As a member of the UFF management team, he plays a key role in the strategic relationship with Old Mutual Investment Group, UFF’s strategic partner in agri-investments. Having been involved in the fresh produce trading and distribution in the Netherlands since 1984, Theo has over 30 years of experience and has also been involved in a number of projects in the Biomass and Biomass torrefaction business areas in Namibia.


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Wed 02 - Thu 03 Sep 2015

Taj Pamodzi Hotel, Lusaka