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Christo Volschenk

Freiberuflich / Selbstständig, Editor for Europe, Middle East and Africa, The AIM Group (publisher of Classified Intelligence Report)

Stuttgart, Deutschland

Skills

Data journalist with nose for news
focused on e-commerce
including classifieds
Data journalist focused on economics and e-commerce
specifically classifieds
share-economy and shopping platforms.
Thirty years behind the keyboard
the first fourteen focused on the economy
the last sixteen focused on e-commerce
and still enjoying every minute!
Editing
Übersetzung
Schreiben

Timeline

Professional experience for Christo Volschenk

  • Current , since May 2007

    Editor for Europe, Middle East and Africa

    The AIM Group (publisher of Classified Intelligence Report)

    My job: To research and report on developments in the field online classified platforms in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

  • Current , since Sep 2006

    Editor of English publications

    Statistical Bureau of state Baden-Württemberg

  • Current , since Aug 2006

    Translator

    Deutsche Telekom

  • Current , since Mar 2003

    Owner

    Christo Volschenk

    My job: Copywriter, translator, adaptor, proofreader, web-editor, corporate blog editor, newsletter editor and finance/economics journalist.

  • 2 years and 9 months, Jan 2009 - Sep 2011

    Online editor

    ExtraEnergy.org

    My job: To write new stories, translate existing stories, edit and update the English pages of the German portal ExtraEnergy.org.

  • 2 years, May 2006 - Apr 2008

    Translator for English website

    Deutsche Börse

  • 2 years and 3 months, Feb 2006 - Apr 2008

    Consulting editor

    Invest in Germany GmbH

  • 1998 - 2002

    Managing editor

    MWeb

Educational background for Christo Volschenk

  • University of Stellenbosch, South Africa

Languages

  • German

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  • English

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  • Afrikaans

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Wants

Journalistic responsibilities in e-commerce
economics and finance
and/or reporting macro-economic news

Interests

Big social
political and economic trends; reading and writing about the business world; heavy South African red wine; the widening gap between rich and poor
and how it's slowly pulling the freemarket system down.

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