Vanessa Busser CFO & CRO
Vanessa Whisenant Büsser holds a Master of Business Administration (M.B.A) as well as a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Marketing/Minor in Biology from Jacksonville State University (JSU) (USA), graduating with Honors.
As CFO of Sherpa Asset Management, she is responsible for the company’s financial and administrative activities, serves as the Risk Manager and responsible for the oversight of the outsourced Compliance Function.
Vanessa has over 16 years of experience in Private Markets working in various Private Equity and Private Asset Management Firms in Switzerland where she gained experience working with an array of Mandates and Funds, including Collateralized Debt Fund Obligations, Advisory/Non-Discretionary/Discretionary Mandates, Fund-of-Funds, Luxembourg Fund Structures and Clean Energy and Infrastructure Funds. Prior to joining Sherpa Asset Management in 2021, she was the Head of Controlling, Fund Operations and Risk Manager at Fontavis AG, a Clean-Energy and Infrastructure investment fund manager, which is a member of Swiss Life Asset Managers.