Experts

Dejan Tesic

Associate Partner


Dejan Tesic

C-level banking executive with more than 25 years of experience in commercial and investment banking and advisory, technology implementations in financial services and payments industry with international payment organizations: Visa, MasterCard, American Express. Extensive experience in banking sector restructuring in the region, by being involved in several acquisitions and post-acquisition transformation processes, sizeable corporate and project finance transactions.

Experience
Komercijalna Banka AD Beograd, CMO – Chief Market Officer, Member of Executive Board
Banca Intesa AD Beograd, Head of Retail, Member of Executive Board
Piraeus Bank AD Beograd, Deputy CEO, Member of Executive Board
AIK Banka AD Beograd, Member of Executive Board
Kombank Invest, Investment Fund, Board of Directors
BAC IP EAD, Investment banking advisory, Associate Partner
MasterCard High Growth European Markets, Customer Advisory Forum Member.

Education
PhD in business and managerial economics, Faculty of Business Studies in Belgrade
MSc in ICT Management from Faculty of Electrical Engineering in Belgrade
London Business School, Executive Education
Visa Bank Card Business School, Cambridge, UK


Dr. Nikolaos Dimitriadis

Associate Partner


Wouter van Houwelingen

An award-winning communications professional, educator and consultant. He is the principal author of the books “Neuroscience for Leaders: A Brain Adaptive Leadership Approach” (now in its 2nd edition) and “Advanced Marketing Management: Principles, Skills and Tools”, both for Kogan Page London. He spoke at TEDx University of Strathclyde and he is teaching regularly in MBA and corporate programs globally. He has studied more than 5,000 brains in 25 countries and has worked with major brands such as IKEA, IBM, JTI, Nestle, Johnson&Johnson, AstraZeneca, T-Mobile, Pierre Fabre, Coca-Cola, Banca Intesa Sanpaolo, Microsoft, CISCO, SAP, VMware, Emirates NBD, Raiffeisen Bank, Societe Generale, Credit Agricole, USAID and others.

Experience
Head of Neuro Consulting Services at OptimalHRGroup
CEO at Trizma Neuro
Managing Director at DNA Communications
CEO at Touchpoint Brand Consulting
Head of Marketing and Communications at MPC Properties
Chief Marketing Strategist at Executive Group
Country Manager for Serbia for The University of Sheffield International Faculty, City College

Education
PhD The University of Sheffield
MBA The University of Sheffield
Certified Neuromarketer, SalesBrain
Neuromarketing Workshop, University College London


Wouter van Houwelingen

Associate Partner


Wouter van Houwelingen

FMCG Business Development Executive with over 25 year experience in General Management positions in Unilever, Danone/Nutricia, PZ Cussons in Europe, Asia and Africa. Export Development, Portfolio optimization, post merger integration of marketing and sales processes.

Experience
Danone Nutricia - Corporate Development & Research
Nutricia Indonesia Sejahtera, Jakarta – Export Development Asia Pacific
Unilever South Central Europe – General Manager Unilever Serbia, Croatia
Danube Foods Group – Director of Sales & Marketing
PZ Cussons Nigeria - General Manager Business Development Nutricima
PZ Cussons Kenya – General Manager Business Development East Africa

Education
Business Management - Erasmus University Rotterdam
Rotterdam School of Management


Ivan Pribicevic

Director of Projects


Ivan Pribicevic

Senior Lean Six Sigma and automation consultant with more than 10 years of experience in various industries. Focused on process design, improvement and automation, project management and strategy.

Experience
Simplify consulting, CEO, Founder
TMS CEE/TÜV SÜD, Business development manager and Head of Academy
The Lean Six Sigma Company CEE, Partner and trainer
JP Zavod za udžbenike, Director of strategy and development department, Member of Board

Education
PhD candidate, Faculty of organizational science, University of Belgrade
Master in science, Faculty of organizational science, University of Belgrade
Master in science, Faculty of political science, University of Belgrade
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, The Lean Six Sigma Company, Rotterdam