Based in Budapest (Hungary), Zoltan Valcsicsak is founding president of the Hungary-Bhutan Friendship Society ( and the first international volunteer of the Loden Foundation.

Before 2011, when he got ‘Bhutanised’ and interested in bodhisattva entrepreneurship, Zoltan had been employed by Renault, USAID and the Levi Strauss Foundation. Later, as advisor and trainer, he worked with Ashoka, Eurogroup for Animals, Avocats Sans Fronti√®res, Thimphu TechPark, Tarayana and YDF. 

He is the author of the first book ever published in Hungarian about Bhutan (, and he guides tours in Bhutan. He holds an M.A. in Sociology and Economics, and plays football. More: