Yvonne joined the European American Chamber of Commerce New York Chapter as its Executive Director at the beginning of October 2010. The organization’s goal is to stimulate transatlantic trade & business development, and to facilitate exchange and develop relationships between European and American businesses and professional organizations.
As part of her role she focuses on providing EACC’s network access to new and innovative transatlantic business opportunities as well as relevant resources and support on topics affecting business activities between Europe and the U.S.
Yvonne is also a member of the United Nations Business Sector Steering Committee on Financing for Development.
During her career Yvonne has worked at a number of non-profits and trade associations, where she considerably contributed to technological progress, growth and was able to significantly raise international profile and footprint of the organization she represented.
Yvonne deeply cares about an active exchange of knowledge and ideas between individuals and nations and tries to facilitate that exchange not only professionally but also in her private life. One of her favorite words is “Why”.
She earned a Master of Business Administration in Marketing and Controlling/Finance at the University of Applied Science Ludwigshafen, Germany.
Born in Heidelberg Germany, Yvonne moved to New York after she earned her MBA and she loves being here – every day.
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