Jelena Krstović, PhD – Founder and CEO
Throughout her career, Ms Krstović has been aiming to integrate her academic knowledge with up-to-date managerial skills and fruitful experience in both big regional and international companies, and entrepreneur and start-up projects. Empowering her business and social intelligence, she is determined to create added value in any project she is in touch with.
Mrs. Krstović is a Founder and CEO of Corpo Public Affairs, mainly focused on Corporate Governance, Government Relation, Crises & Issue Management and Strategic Corporate Communications. She is also currently managing SEE non-media business of Antenna Group, significant international investment company.
Jelena is a Co-Founder and President of the Board of the Preschool Institution Trešnjober, the greatest private preschool institution in Serbia, founded in 2001. Her team, in cooperation with the relevant institutions, continuously works on improving the preschool educational system in the state, introducing international pedagogical and organizational standards.
She is a Corporate Communications Lecturer at Modul University Vienna.
Jelena was the Vice President of Delta Holding, one of the biggest Balkans and Ex Yu companies in the time (annual turnover of EUR 3 bln and 24,000 employees). She has been focused on Company’s strategic development, cooperation with the multinational partners, sustainability and corporate governance. She has been one of the youngest top executives in the region, as well as a founder of The Trilateral Commission Serbia, member of the National Council for Economic Recovery of Serbia (chaired by the Prime Minister), Vice President of the Italian-Serbian Chamber of Commerce, member the World Economic Forum, the Serbian-British Business Club, the American Chamber of Commerce, the European Association of Communication Directors (EACD), and other professional organizations. She is one of the founders of the EU Youth Parliament in Serbia.
Mrs. Krstović was born in Belgrade. She graduated in Chinese language and literature at the University of Belgrade and holds a Doctoral Degree in technical sciences (strategic corporate and multimedia communications) from the Faculty of Organization Sciences, University of Belgrade. She speaks English, Chinese, Italian, Russian, Spanish and native Serbian and is currently learning French.
She is married and has two boys.