Mirko Zuerker is Head of Asia at SEED being based in Bangkok. He is responsible for the programme development of SEED across Asia. He is working with SEED since 2009 and has developed and enhanced its global incubator and accelerator programme positioning its awards and support scheme as the leading schemes in the field of eco-inclusive enterprise development. He helped to connect SEED with donors, investors, foundations and intermediaries making SEED a key player in the space. As lead of its Deal Ready Programme he created matches between Financers and multiple Enterprises and with the creation of the SEED BDS+ Programme he built a training mechanism to enhance the quality of business development service providers across Africa.
At SEED Mirko coined the term toolification as he developed several business incubation and acceleration toolkits focusing on topics such as eco-inclusive innovation, business modelling, organisational development, impact and green-climate finance. Mirko studied political science, economics and Chinese studies in Munich, Shanghai and Madrid and completed a post-graduate programme, focusing on adult education and business ethics at the Munich School of Philosophy.
12 Feb 2020
Session Description The AVPN – SEED Climate Finance Lab, will explore how to develop the right financing products for early-stage climate smart enterprises; it will be a ‘taster’ of the 9-month AVPN-SEED Climate Finance Lab programme to be launched in…Read More