Uwe studied political sciences, geography and history and has more than 25 years of experience in development cooperation, sustainable resources management and biodiversity conservation, living and working in +20 countries. In 2009, he joined KfW Development Bank as a Senior Project Manager with a focus on biodiversity conservation and conservation finance. He served as board member of various Conservation Trust Funds. Uwe accompanied the LLF development since 2018 and served as member on the LLF Management Board ad interim. He is based in the KfW office in Hanoi/Vietnam as Senior Portfolio Manager since March 2021.