Jane Jenkinson is the Senior Real Estate Specialist at the IFC with global responsibility for commercial property and housing. Since joining in February 2014, she has undertaken real estate investments in 35 emerging market countries.
Jane studied Land Management at Reading University and has an MBA from INSEAD, France.
She commenced her career working for an international commercial property consultancy in London then moved to the property team at the Rank Group, the UK’s largest leisure and entertainment company.
After INSEAD she spent 12 years working in a variety of strategy and corporate finance positions for large retail and leisure corporates and was a management consultant at Oliver Wyman. She then moved back to real estate roles including resort development in Eastern Europe for a US company; heading up design standards and new concepts for Regus the serviced office group; and leading the development of new homes for a UK affordable housing provider