The Team

René Zarske

Project Manager

René Zarske, Project Manager, heads the Competence Center Mineral Resources within the Southern African-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Mr. Zarske is experienced in the international markets and has been working for one of the largest banks in Germany in the world’s main financial centres Frankfurt am Main, Hong Kong, Melbourne and Shanghai. He obtained his Master of Business at the Bond University in Australia. As a german citizen, Mr. Zarske recently worked as a consultant in the finance industry in Cologne. He has overseen various projects in the field of Business Development. Mr. Zarske is fluent in German and English.

Christian Gevers

Junior Project Manager

Christian Gevers works as a Junior Project Manager for the German Chamber’s Competence Centre. Born in South Africa, he could obtain working experience in several Southern African countries. In his previous position as the sales manager for a retail organisation, he was based in South Africa as well as Namibia. Mr Gevers is fluent in English, Afrikaans and German. He obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and Risk Management at the North West University in South Africa.