Tseten Zöchbauer moved to Vienna in 1988. She was the founder of the Tibetan Community Austria (TGÖ – Tibeter Gemeinschaft Österreich), of Save Tibet Austria (Austrian Society for Tibet) and of ÖKfT (Österreichisches Komitee für Tibet = Austrian Parlamentarians for Tibet).
Furthermore, the mother of two daughters and 4 Tibetan sponsor sons opened the Tibet Restaurant in Vienna. Her tireless dedication and commitment to work for the Tibetan cause is the reason why she is called “mother courage” in Austria.
Tseten Zöchbauer is a professionally trained psychiatric nurse as well as an event and corporate manager.