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Saša has more than 20 years of experience consulting private and public sector on strategic challenges and innovative business models. He also acquired experience by working on different management roles in technology companies developing digital growth & transformation services. He is focused on sustainable urban mobility, e-mobility business models, public transport decarbonisation and mobility policy frameworks across EU member state. So far, Saša had a privilege to work on more than 100 projects across 13 countries.
Saša holds a B.Sc. from Faculty of Electrical Engineering of the University of J.J Strossmayer, an MBA from IEDC Bled School of Management. He also attended educational programs at Harvard Business School. He holds numerous world renowned certificates from ISACA and (ISC)2.
Mia started her business career working in a private sector as an analyst. She is focused on activities related to strategic planning and EU co-funded project implementations in areas of entrepreneurship, tourism and education.
Mia graduated from Faculty of Business and Economics at University of Zagreb and having won an Erasmus Scholarship at University of Bologna in Italy, she gained extensive experience within the field of her studies. More specifically, she was involved in development of marketing business strategies for companies within the sphere of aesthetic medicine as well as fraud prevention in food industry.
With over 9 years of her career in a private sector, Violeta gathered a significant experience in the area of transportation planning and design development, focused on the sustainable mobility and smart city solutions. She had the opportunity to participate in a number of projects at local, regional, national and international level taking the different roles, from project designer to project leader. During her work experience, Violeta gained a practical knowledge in development and validation of the various traffic solutions in order to create balanced mobility ecosystem and to achieve accessibility and sustainability goals.
Violeta holds a Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering from the Department of Transportation at the Faculty of Civil Engineering of the University in Zagreb. She also participated in a variety of seminars, professional lectures and educations in the field of multimodal transport planning, transportation modelling, traffic simulations and sustainable mobility.
During more than 6 years of professional experience in public and private sector, Matija has worked on projects related to strategic planning, investment studies’ preparation and project applications for EU co-funding. Matija has an extensive work experience involving clients from various business sectors such as entrepreneurship, tourism, health care, education, nature and environmental protection, research and development, and rural development.
He holds a master’s degree in economics from the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University in Zagreb and has attended different education programs in areas of strategic planning and Cost-benefit analysis.
During her career, Jaka gathered valuable experience working in IT sector, where she had an opportunity to work with international clients from various industries which greatly contributed to her organisational and communication skills and her knowledge of app development and B2B sales. With a strong background in GIS, it allowed her to improve project execution and organisations’ workflow both in private and public companies around the world. As a geographer, she is focused on urban & public space research and development and applying GIS in on spatial planning processes.
Jaka holds a Master’s Degree in Geography from the Department of Geography at the Faculty of Science of the University in Zagreb. She actively participates in various workshops and lectures on project management, energy efficiency, urban regeneration and sustainable transport.
With over 17 years of professional experience, Mladen has more than 13 years of experience consulting private and public sector on strategic investment process and advising governments, ministries and agencies on financial management and investment climate. He is focused on various types of complex investment projects in manufacturing, tourism and technology sectors. In addition to this, Mladen was involved in implementation of several public sector technical assistance projects related to private sector investments. So far, he had a privilege to work on more than 70 projects across 8 countries.
Mladen holds a Degree in Finance from Faculty of Economics of the University in Zagreb and a Master of Science Degree in Management from Faculty of Economics in Zagreb of the University in Zagreb. In addition, he has participated in various investment related courses in Croatia and Spain.
Ivana Šipić Mikulić
Ivana has 13 years of professional experience in the field of EU funded projects in both private and public sector, where she was responsible for numerous projects financed by the EU pre-accession funds and structural instruments. She has gained a significant experience in the preparation and implementation of projects funded from the EU programmes. She was a project manager for projects related to environment, IT, transport, public finances and public procurement, as well as state administration reform and preparation for the structural instruments. She has an in-depth knowledge of the European Structural and Investment Funds system. In addition, Ivana was responsible for coordinating and managing training programs related to EU funds for public sector institutions for 5 years. She is also a long-time lecturer in the field of EU funds and implementation of EU projects.
Ivana graduated from the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of Zagreb and holds an MA in Contemporary European Studies of the University of Sussex, United Kingdom. She has also attended a significant number of international and national seminars and workshops related to preparation and implementation of EU co-funded projects and holds certificates related to Public Procurement, and Financial Management and Control of EU Funds.
With over 8 years of professional experience, Lučijano has more than 5 years of experience managing a public water-utility company and additional two years of experience in banking. Public sector work has developed his managing and organisational skills, especially dealing with large infrastructural projects and teams. Collaboration with a variety of companies, institutions and individuals has substantially contributed to the development of his negotiating skills. Moreover, Lučijano has been involved in the preparation and implementation of a number of projects at local, regional, national and European level. As a specialist in infrastructure projects, he is currently focused on consulting, preparation and implementation of public sector projects.
Lučijano holds a B.Sc. degree in Economics from RRiF College of Financial Management in Zagreb. In addition, he participates in a variety of seminars, professional lectures and educations in the field of infrastructural project management in the Republic of Croatia and the European Union.
Andreja has more than ten years of working experience in implementation of EU financed programmes (IPA, ISPA, structural instruments, CEF). She gained his professional experience by both working for the public sector as well as international consulting companies mainly on procurement procedures, as well as on project preparation, implementation and procurement procedures. Her focus lies on transport infrastructure and urban mobility projects and she has a hands-on experience in implementing technical assistance projects for public sector. During her career, she was directly responsible for successful contracting of major infrastructural projects, including road and railroad (re)constructions, as well as waste and water treatment plants.
Andreja holds an international certificate in project management as well as public procurement certificate according to national Public Procurement Act.
Marko has gained his professional experience by working for several international consulting companies on project preparation, implementation and procurement procedures. Marko is focused on research, development and innovation projects with specific expertise in the wood industry, creative industries, medicine and IT and has years of experience in implementing technical assistance projects for public sector. He has been involved in the preparation of projects with total grant of over EUR 33 million.
Marko also holds a number of certificates in the areas of project proposal preparation and project cycle management.
KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE
We come from different backgrounds and industries. We are engineers, economists, architects, transport specialists. We have different views on the same challenge. But, we share the same passion for our clients’ success.