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Nebojša Sević LL.B

President of Association

Experienced executive manager with more than 20 years of experience working at Zepter International Company. Through work in Austria, Poland, Monaco, Romania and Serbia in executive positions in the company Zepter acquired valuable experiences in planning, implementing, managing and overseeing company’s overall business strategy. He was also in the position of Export Director in the company of Rubin; Rubin is the largest producer of wine and alcoholic beverages in South East Europe and part of the Invej Group, where he acquired additional experience and knowledge in the alcohol beverage industry, as in retail business. Thanks to wide-ranging experience and knowledge in the fields of law, finance, sales and marketing can help you start, optimize and better performance of your business. He will help you identify new opportunities and implementing an effective strategy for business solution with a competitive market advantage and long-term stability.

Fluent in English and Serbian.

Milan Dobrosavljević LL.B. MA.

Board Member

Milan Dobrosavljević, LLB, MA, studied Law and International Relations at the University of Belgrade. He has 15 years of legal and international affairs experience working for Legal 500 rated law firms, Serbian Government, and policy stakeholders. Milan is a senior partner and CEO in a law and lobbying firm Belgrade Legal Consultants a member of international group of law firms 5C Law headquartered in Rotterdam, special adviser in Brussels based Foresight International Policy and Regulatory Advisers (FIPRA) network, Vice President of Israeli Business Association in Serbia, member of National Elections Committee for the Greek National Minority Council and Chairmen of the Supervisory Board of Chamber of Commerce of Green Serbia.

Fluent in French, English and native Serbian.

Milan Lazarević Ba. Ecc.

Supervisory board member

With several years of international career as CFO on 1 bn Russian oil project, consultant of the World bank, partner in Zurich based Asset Management company and private banker in Andorra, Mr. Lazarevic helps Welcome to Serbia as banking expert for Eastern European markets. Besides banking, he is also specialized in international financial planning, immigration, company formation and tax structuring. He was partially educated in the Russian Federation and got his bachelor degree in finance, banking and insurance in Serbia.

Fluent in English, Russian and Serbian.

Charles Kasmierski BES

Board Member

Spent 24 years as an I.T, consultant for major banks, insurance companies, government and the private sector in Canada and the USA. While consulting Charles expanded into financial consulting for HNWI. While operating from Latin America he reached clients from around the world, creating structures for clients to legally protect their wealth, including second nationalities. Currently residing in Belgrade he is active in promoting residence and banking solutions for worldwide clients in Serbia.

His native language is English, but he also speaks Portuguese.

Sandis Altitis BA

Banking relations advisor

A real-time entrepreneur– started his first gaming business at the age of 14, few years later moved to the U.K. to study BA (Hons) Accounting and Financial Management where further improving his business knowledge. Furthermore, after studies by becoming the Youngest Private Banker in one of the largest Private Banks in Latvia he continuedly improves his network in banking industry. Used to be working directly with HNWI in the investment field, however now advising complex clients on banking relations. Either it is Estonian registered crypto-exchange, regular ICO, crypto-asset liquidation or regular advise upon the banking market for classic offshores, he is there to advise.

Fluent in English, conversational Russian and native Latvian.

Bojan Timotijević Ba. Ecc.

Executive Sales Director at Association “Welcome to Serbia“ Vice President of a group of companies Swiss International Partners, Association “Welcome to Serbia“ & Alpha Partners

With 12 years of banking experience in the one of the biggest banking group, Mr. Timotijevic became a sales and logistic specialist. Furthermore, Mr. Timotijevic through his banking experience cooperated with vast number of largest international groups and companies operating in Serbia. Mr. Timotijevic also held a position of a director of a Leasing company. Sales specialist who will offer you best solution for expending your business opportunities.

He is fluent in English and Serbian.

Maja Maksimović LL.B.

Legal Counsel

An attorney registered in the Bar Association of Belgrade, she graduated from the Law Faculty at the University of Belgrade. Engaged as an expert in numerous bankruptcy proceedings, also she works as the person in charge of the Public Procurement implementation at the Children’s Clinic Tiršova in Belgrade. Participated in numerous court proceedings, actively engadged in labor disputes. Attended a practical demonstration at the International Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg and practical demonstration at the International Tribunal in The Hague.

Fluent in English, native Serbian and conversational Italian and French.

Sonja Milošanović B.Ling.

Client Manager

After studying English language and literature at Moscow Pedagogical University, she worked first as a translator and later as a manager in both international and Serbian companies. She possesses more than 10 years of experience in management and customer relationship. As an Administrative Assistant she is in charge of collecting all data, organizing contacts as well as promotions at the same time providing customer service and communicating with clients. Her goal is to give excellent service based on full trust and support on each stage of business in our association.

She is fluent in Russian, English and Serbian.

Bogic Sekulović LL.B.

Head of Legal

Before he earned a Law degree from University of Belgrade, he was a winner of different municipal and State school contests and a State scholarship holder. He worked in the Serbian government, where he was engaged in a variety of issues, regarding public and private international law. Mr. Sekulovic’s area of expertise include international corporate law, as well as advising in structuring SPVs.

He is fluent in Russian, English and Serbian.

Marija Marjanović

Marketing manager

Since her early childhood she was interested in foreign languages and discovering of various cultures. She successfully completed four-year education in Department of Oriental Studies. She enjoyed learning Turkish language, culture and literature as well as visiting legal forms and learning more about international law. Since she’s been attracted to travelling, she spent a good part of her life in Russia, Spain and Turkey where she practiced languages by contact with native speakers. That’s why she became fluent in Turkish, Spanish and Russian. It is of great importance that Maria discovered various cultures and mentalities of other nations in order to accomplish successful connection with clients.

She is fluent in English, Spanish, Turkish and Russian.

Gorica Petrović


Gorica has many years of experience in the field of finance. Finance and accounting are in her blood, as she herself comes from a family that was among the first to own a bookkeeping agency in Serbia.She successfully completed her undergraduate studies at the Faculty of Economics, University of Belgrade. She completed her specialist studies for Tax Consultancy at the Faculty of Law of the University of Belgrade, and as early as in 2000, she was awarded the title of Certified Accountant by the Association of Accountants and Auditors of Yugoslavia, as well as the title of Auditor awarded to her by the Ministry of Finance. He believes that constant learning and upgrading of knowledge is a priority in every business. She undertakes every business task enthusiastically and thoroughly.

She is fluent in Russian and English.

Nina Škondrić


After she successfully complet her education, she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing and Commerce. She has gained work experience in the field of administration, finance and accounting with her daily business challenges, where she successfully continues her work in accounting and financial affairs within our Association Welcome to Serbia

Considering that it is of Russian origin, it is fluent in Russian and Serbian.

Danijela Mitrović

Assistant manager

Earned bachelor’s degree from the Faculty of Political Science in Belgrade, Diplomacy and international relations. As an Assistant Manager she interacts professionally with all levels of staff and maintain the highest level of confidentiality, known for tact and diplomacy in handling sensitive issues.

Fluent in native Serbian, English and Russian.

Dijana Nikolić

Assistant manager

While studying journalism at RUDN University, she was also involved in marketing for a network of copy centers and restaurants. She has extensive experience in recruiting staff and for 5 years she worked as HR in a large Russian network of salons for the development of design and advertising. In addition, she loves psychology, including personality analysis. She considers Russian her native language, although she was born in Serbia.

Fluent in Russian and Serbian, conversational level of English.

Katarina Čukić LL.M

Legal Advisor

Katarina Čukić studied Law and has Master Degree in Intellectual Property Law at University of Belgrade. Internships at Basic Court and High Prosecution Office combined with attending trials in Civil and Criminal departments helped her passing Serbian State Bar Exam. Katarina also worked at Public Executors office. She has experience in Civil Law, Intellectual Property Law, Criminal Law and Labor Law.

She is fluent in English and Serbian.

Irena Mirović


Graduated economist with many years of experience in sales, finance and accounting. Irena gained many years of experience working in companies in the field of mobile telephony such as Telenor and Mobitel. Since the arrival of Telenor in Serbia, she has been involved in the formation of Telenor Direct. Whose main task is the distribution of pre-paid cards. Therefore, she actively participated in the growth and development of the company, which for several years was the market leader in the Serbia. Since her personal development did not stop only at university education, she successfully completed several trainings in the field of sales and accounting. Susch as: Achive Global School Toronto, Professional Skills and Professional Sales Coaching, Association of Accountants and Auditors of Serbia.

Fluent in English and Serbian.

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