Christo Volschenk

Christo Volschenk, managing editor of and our senior analyst cover Naspers, brings more than 30 years of experience in business  journalism to the team, and for the last 17 years focused on classifieds and e-commerce. In addition to working closely with the AIM Group, Christo is a freelance journalist, online editor, and translator. Before branching out on his own, he spent 15 years with Naspers in South Africa where he worked as journalist, economics editor and online project manager. He now spends most his day supporting AIM Group consultants from an office in Stuttgart, Germany. His editorial focus is Europe, Middle East and Africa.


  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • German

Fun facts about Christo

  • Big JJ Cale fan
  • Weak spot for small cars. Owned a Smart since 2001, but will sell the moment something smaller comes around
  • He maintains: Life’s too short for long sentences.
  • Travels to South Africa once a year – for the night sky.