Managing Director-East Africa
Steve Felder is a dual South African/Lithuanian citizen and currently holds a Regional Managing Director of East Africa position at one of the leading shipping companies Maersk. He is based in Nairobi and holds responsibility for company’s activities in 7 countries. Mr. Felder joined Maersk in 2004 as Regional Head for the Northern part of South Africa and Botswana. He was then promoted to Regional Sales Director for sub-Saharan Africa, based in Cape Town. In 2008, he was promoted to Managing Director of the company’s operations in Israel and the Palestinian Authority, based in Tel-Aviv.
Prior to joining Maersk, Mr. Felder served as the Head of Special Projects for African Bank, the largest micro-lender in the southern hemisphere.
Mr. Felder has recently visited Lithuania with aims of exploring business opportunities and assisting Jewish community in Lithuania.