Susanne is a successful entrepreneur. She was the founder and managing director of Seagull Pewterers & Silversmith and the owner and managing director of International Trade Mart (ITM). As the owner of both businesses, Susanne became one of Australia’s best-known up-market giftware and jewellery distributors.
Susanne holds a master’s degree in Business and Commerce and volunteers extensively in the NFP sector including undertaking mentoring, being a Public Advocate with the Office of the Public Advocate and holding board positions and engagements with Leadership Victoria. Her association with the nationwide Delta Therapy Dogs institution was one of her favourite NFP experiences.
At Social Venture Partners Melbourne, Susanne aims to draw on her expertise, experience, and knowledge to help organisations across the sector thrive.