Manfred Alfonso Dasenbrock
Director - Confederação Interestadual das Cooperativas Ligadas ao Sicredi (Sicredi)
Manfred Alfonso Dasenbrock represents the Brazilian credit union movement as a delegate from Confederação das Cooperativas do Sicredi.
Dasenbrock holds a master's degree in business administration and has been active in Brazil's credit union movement since 1978. Since March 2009, he has served as Chairman of the Board of Sicredi Participações and Sicredi Confederation. In last May he has been elected as the Chairman of the Board of Sicredi Cooperative Bank and the Chairman of Sicredi Foundation Board of Trustees.
Dasenbrock is also member of the National Guarantee Fund for Credit Unions and coordinates the Specialized Council of Cooperative Credit.
Dasenbrock began his credit union career as executive director of Agro Industrial Co-operative in Paraná, Brazil, a position he held until 1994. He then served as president of Sicredi Vanguarda Credit Union until 2007. Since 2006, Dasenbrock has served as president of Central Sicredi PR/SC/RJ and vice president of Paraná Co-operatives Union Organization.
Dasenbrock joined the boards of the World Council and the Worldwide Foundation for Credit Unions in 2009.