Carsten Køppen is a partner of GFG Limited. GFG conducts board reviews and advises on governance best practice. Mr Koppen started his investment career in the mid-1980s as an equity trader at the Copenhagen Stock Exchange. During the 1990s, he worked as a Director/VP in Capital Markets Fixed Income in the City of London, covering global institutional investors. Since 2003 he has focused on alternative assets classes. He worked at Brook Street Partners in London/Copenhagen 2003-2006, raising capital for various single strategy hedge funds. In 2006 he joined Nykredit Asset Management, Copenhagen as a senior PM, Alternative Assets. In Nov 2007 he relocated to Geneva, Switzerland, working as a MD for FourWinds Capital Management LLP, responsible for institutional investor relations in Northern Europe. Relocating to Jersey in 2009, he acts as an independent NED for various investment fund boards. A Danish national, he lives in Jersey and is regulated by the JFSC.