Volkert Doeksen is a Senior Advisor to The Carlyle Group, where he focuses specifically on large accounts of The Carlyle Group as well as on new product and business development. Previously, Mr. Doeksen was a co-founder and chairman/CEO of AlpInvest Partners. Mr. Doeksen has over 25 years of investment experience.

Prior to that, Mr. Doeksen was a Partner at Dresdner Kleinwort Benson in New York and a Director at Kleinwort Benson Ltd. He also worked at Dillon Read and Morgan Stanley in London.

Mr. Doeksen is among others a member of the Supervisory Board of the Royal Concertgebouw N.V and Koninklijke Doeksen B.V. He is also a Board Member of the Fulbright Center and of Athora Holdings Ltd and a member of the international advisory board of Van Lanschot Kempen N.V.

Mr. Doeksen received a LL.M. from Leyden Law School.