Stefan is a dynamic non-profit specialist with 20 years diverse experience in business development and strategic communication. A member of Helvetas’ management board since 2006, Stefan sets the strategic direction of the national and international communications and strategic partnerships. Under his leadership, the visibility of Helvetas in Switzerland has significantly increased and private funding has tripled by providing effective international development approaches and solutions. He authored several publications related to NGO brand management, fundraising and marketing and lectures Communications for NPO at the ZHAW School of Management and Law. Stefan had served twelve years until 2016 as Vice President on the board of the Swiss Association of Fundraising Professionals. He holds a master in management and leadership.