Anja BlumertSenior Advisor at Millicom
Anja Blumert is an independent Senior Advisor including Millicom International Cellular SA. Until recently she was Head of M&A and portfolio management at Millicom since 2013. She led Millicom’s sale of their operations in Chad, DRC, Senegal, Rwanda, Ghana and Mauritius.
Until their 2019 stock exchange listings on the LSE and NYSE respectively, Anja was a board member at Helios Towers Africa and Jumia Technologies. Anja is a board member of BIMA, a leading emerging markets micro insurance company.
After qualifying with a master’s degree in business, Anja spent 18 years in various roles in investment banking with UBS, private equity TMT investing at Warburg Pincus International and as an independent TMT /emerging markets advisor with companies such as Discovery Communications, Dixons Retail and Millicom.