|Freie UniversitÃ¤t Berlin, M.B.A.|
|Freie UniversitÃ¤t Berlin, B.Sc. Ec.|
|Freie UniversitÃ¤t Berlin, B.A. Phil.|
Since the mid Nineties, Steffen has researched and worked in the interface of financial markets and private sector development: as founder of two successful companies (a technology venture in Berlin and a dried fruit producer in Uganda), as management consultant for financial institutions (Accenture, b&m management and PricewaterhouseCoopers) and as development consultant in Africa (UNDP).
Steffen has an academic background in Economics and Philosophy (Freie UniversitÃ¤t Berlin and Carlos III de Madrid).
He is author of various studies on financial markets and small and medium-sized businesses and currently acts as Swiss correspondent manager for the Foundation of German Business.
At present, Steffen is managing partner of Verve Capital Partners (Zurich), co-founder of investiere.ch and co-author of the blog investorsparadigm.org.