Team

Meet The Team

JUWELIS Global Advantage AG is a project development company, choosing meaningful and state-of-the-art projects and creating success by selecting competence teams in the necessary fields and locations.

Management Team Switzerland and International

Our core team consists of the following members

Steffen Bastian

Steffen Bastian

CEO & Founder

Beside traveling from early age on, photography, art, music, philanthropy, my children, and grandchildren and riding my motorcycle is my passion. This is where I can put my mind on ease, enjoying nature and feel free. - Steffen Bastian

In 2012, Steffen Bastian started to acquire multiple JUWELIS firms and positioned them under one umbrella. With decades of expertise in the financial sector and unique ability to create structures and concepts, Steffen has built a successful global group of enterprises. His innovative thinking in the field of business constructs sets him apart as a true visionary. Despite his success and facing a tough business environment, Steffen is an entrepreneur with a big heart and has always embraced philanthropy for the underprivileged.

Evelyn Bernet

Evelyn Bernet

COO

The love for hiking in the Swiss mountains is part of growing up in Switzerland. After 24 years living in Florida, USA and moving back to Switzerland, I appreciate it even more and find balance in a demanding business environment. - Evelyn Bernet

Evelyn Bernet studied Chemical Engineering and Business Administration in Basel Switzerland, and she joined the JUWELIS Group from the beginning on in 2013. With experience in the corporate world but also as entrepreneur with her former businesses in USA, she brings valuable knowledge and skills to all JUWELIS firms. Over the years, Evelyn has a proven track record in terms of reaching company goals, handling extreme workloads, mastering challenges, leading the international JUWELIS team and is Steffen Bastian’s right side in all subsidiaries.

Thomas M.

Thomas M.

CTO

Alisa Fuessel

Alisa Fuessel

Marketing & Communication

Yoga and spirituality keep me grounded, especially juggling a busy lifestyle being a first time mother and business woman at the same time. - Alisa Fuessel

Alisa Fuessel studied communication & marketing and has contributed to the JUWELIS Group already as an intern during her studies. She pursued her carrier as an influencer marketing manager in a variety of companies in Germany, from a large insurance firm to a wellness company and finally in her own company where she teaches what she loves most: yoga. Alisa’s expertise in social media and marketing is a valuable contribution in the JUWELIS Group.

Jochen Wagner

Jochen Wagner

Project & Relationship Manager

My passion is my family and my best friend “Amigo”, our 4-year-old German Shepherd dog. Amigo keeps me active, well-grounded and our bonding is giving me strength to master any kind of situation in life. - Jochen Wagner

Jochen Wagner studied Finances in Germany and has been successfully active in this field with his own corporations or in senior management positions in Fund and Private Equity firms. His passion for sustainability also led him to a renowned photovoltaic company where Jochen collected valuable expertise in this sector during several years. With his know-how in management of renewable energy projects, combined with financial proficiency, Jochen is the ideal addition to the JUWELIS team und administers the JUWELIS Fund and JUWELIS Crowdfunding platform.

Carlo Salvia

Carlo Salvia

Project & Relationship Manager

Music is my life! I have been very fortunate to call it my profession. The same, I accomplished with golfing, where I succeeded to graduate as a professional trainer. I take my passions very serious and go all the way, just as anything else I encounter in life. - Carlo Salvia

Carlo Salvia hails from Argentina where he studied music and automotive engineering. For music engagements, Carlo left Argentina and travelled the world, playing in world famous bands. In 1973, Carlo settled down in Germany, managed and produced a prominent German singer with whom he travelled again the world where his five languages came handy. A few years later, his desire of “staying home”, led him to a thriving real estate, sales, and finance career with an impressive network over the globe. Carlo’s hunger for new endeavors and perfect opportunity to practice all his expertise and passions guided him to JUWELIS Global Advantage AG where he is thriving as a leader in the area of culture and art, combined with sales and finances.

Kevin Bernet

Kevin Bernet

NFT & Crypto Advisor

Growing up in the USA and Europe, opened my mind to explore new cultures from early age on. Combining travel in business and personal life is what I am striving for and for that reason, I chose to get my Master’s degree in International Business. Nothing expands one’s horizon more than traveling and yet, it’s challenging to adapt to different cultures in business. - Kevin Bernet

Kevin Bernet finished cum laude high school in Sarasota, Florida, USA and continued to study in Heidelberg, Germany and Madrid, Spain. His master’s in International Business is expected to be achieved in Spring 2023. Kevin has joined the JUWELIS Group as an intern beginning in 2018 and has learned everything from sorting invoices at corporate client’s archives for Global VAT Refund GmbH, to file confidential agreements for CASIUS Treuhand AG, to feed social media platforms for a number of JUWELIS subsidiaries and helping out whenever needed. Kevin experiences first-hand what it means to run a global business and it is wonderful to have him in the JUWELIS team.

Peter, Ehab and Team

Peter, Ehab and Team

IT / Developers

Coming Soon

Peter Cruz

Peter Cruz

Relationship Manager Dubai

Naoto Arase

Naoto Arase

Relationship Manager Japan & Cambodia

Management Team Bulgaria

Our core team consists of the following members

Antony Tarnitzov

Antony Tarnitzov

CEO

Aviation is my dream since childhood, and I worked my way up of becoming a pilot and consulting airports of all kinds. Nothing compares to the feeling of endless freedom over the clouds and the soothing sound of the airplane engine. For that reason, I don’t need any yoga or meditation. - Antony Tarnitzov

Antony Tarnitzov grew up in Sofia, Bulgaria and consistently focused on reaching his goal in the aviation industry. Tony studied Transport engineering at technical university in Sofia, Bulgaria and Cologne, Germany. He founded his own consultancy company in Bulgaria and supported his private and Government clients successfully in the development, implementation and consulting of projects in civil and military aviation, complex design of airports and airport infrastructure, development and updating of airport master plans, development of schemes and procedures for flights of civil aircraft. Tony speaks fluent English and German beside his native language Bulgarian. With his knowledge in aviation and as successful entrepreneur in Bulgaria, he adds tremendous value to the JUWELIS Group and has been chosen to lead JUWELIS Bulgaria Holding EOOD as CEO.

Evelyn Bernet

Evelyn Bernet

COO

The love for hiking in the Swiss mountains is part of growing up in Switzerland. After 24 years living in Florida, USA and moving back to Switzerland, I appreciate it even more and find balance in a demanding business environment. - Evelyn Bernet

Evelyn Bernet studied Chemical Engineering and Business Administration in Basel Switzerland, and she joined the JUWELIS Group from the beginning on in 2013. With experience in the corporate world but also as entrepreneur with her former businesses in USA, she brings valuable knowledge and skills to all JUWELIS firms. Over the years, Evelyn has a proven track record in terms of reaching company goals, handling extreme workloads, mastering challenges, leading the international JUWELIS team and is Steffen Bastian’s right side in all subsidiaries.

Ivan Daskalov

Ivan Daskalov

CFO

Following the concept of logically thinking in every aspect of our existence, combined with my love for neatness, has made my life straightforward and fascinating. It prevents from worrying, wasting time and disappointments. For that reason, I studied economics and love helping corporations with their financial figures. - Ivan Daskalov

Ivan Daskalov was born in Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria and speaks fluently German, English beside his native language Bulgarian. After a degree in economics from the University in Cologne, Germany, Ivan gathered work experience in the fields of accounting, controlling and finance in an American multinational technology corporation as well in one of Germany’s largest retail companies, where he was in the management team of appointed special task forces. Ivan joined the JUWELIS Group in the end of 2021 as Chief Financial Officer for the JUWELIS Bulgaria Holding subsidiaries. With his passion of numbers and skills in international tax law, Ivan is a highly respected member of the entire JUWELIS Group.

Advisory Board

Our core team consists of the following members

Dr. Anand Srivastava

Dr. Anand Srivastava

MS, Ph.D.

Dr. Srivastava is one of the pioneers the field of stem cell research and started more than 20 years ago in the United States of America with affiliation to the University of California San Diego Medical College (UCSD), University of California Irvine Medical College (UCI), The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, Burnham Institute for Medical Research, University of California Los Angeles Medical College (UCLA).

Dr. Srivastava’s extensive research experience is documented in numerous scientific journals around the world, and he received numerous awards for his accomplishments, some have been presented by top leaders in the world.

Dr. Srivastava is Co-Founder and Chairman of California based Global Institute of Stem Cell Therapy and Research (GIOSTAR) with successfully operating clinics for regenerative medicine all over the globe.

Dr. Srivastava is not just a world-renowned scientist, he has also been a loyal partner and friend to the JUWELIS management team for many years. The JUWELIS Group is very humbled to receive Dr. Srivastava’s strategic inputs and expertise based on his knowledge, skills and life experience as a member of JUWELIS’ Advisory Team.