Lars Bespolka Executive Director

Joined in 2008

Lars sources, structures and executes global infrastructure investments and assists with ongoing asset management. He has been critical in the transition of new IFM Global Infrastructure Fund investments, and acted as interim Chief Financial Officer for Essential Power in 2008 and 50Hertz Transmission in 2010. Lars joined IFM Investors after a 15-year career as a banker with Credit Suisse, where he covered the energy and utilities sectors, among others, and worked in New York, Melbourne, Sydney, Hong Kong and Singapore. As group head of Credit Suisseā€™s power and project finance group in Asia-Pacific, he was responsible for a wide range of transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, bank and capital market financings, equity capital raisings, restructurings and structured deals. Lars represents IFM Investors as a Director on the Board of Eurogrid International (50Hertz Transmission).