Steven Cao Vu Nguyen joined the JVI in October 2023 as a Finance Assistant/Program Officer. Steven is an Australian citizen with a Vietnamese heritage. Lived experiences across Australia, India, Canada, Japan, and Russia have significantly broadened Steven's horizons. His career has been eclectic, ranging from screen production, a brief introspective period training with Zen monks, to finance. He was also involved in education and project development. Beyond his native English, Steven is also able to speak Vietnamese and Russian, and is actively engaging with the German language.