Role: Finance Mentor
Skill: Business & Strategy
Sector: Economic Development
Partner Organisation: CC Business Solutions,
Steffen is currently completing his fourth volunteer assignment with VSA. He is currently volunteering as a Finance Mentor with CC Business Solutions in Timor-Leste. He is accompanied by his wife Dagmar and they will return to New Zealand in March 2020.
Prior to this, Steffen volunteered as a Business Adviser with the Tonga Chamber of Commerce and Industry Inc. He was accompanied by his wife Dagmar and they were based in Tonga from September 2016 - November 2017.
Before that, Steffen was placed as a Business Adviser with the Tonga Business Enterprise Centre (TBEC). Again, his wife Dagmar accompanied him, and he completed this assignment in September 2016, which immediately lead to his next assingment.
His first ever assingment with VSA was as a Business Adviser with the Office of the Registrar of Co-operatives & Business Development Services (ORCBDS) in Vanuatu. He was in this role from 2012 - 2015.