Founders & Board members
Vedrana Likan, President of the Board
Vedrana Likan holds a position of Managing Partner of Colliers International for Croatia, Slovenia and BiH, part of global Real Estate and Investment consultancy company. She joined Colliers in 2006, prior to what she spent ten years in communication management – advertising and PR, mainly working for international companies and brands. Vedrana dedicated her professional carrier to supporting sustainable growth of business and well–being of the society. She held positions in international and domestic chambers and associations promoting and supporting entrepreneurship, transparency and competitiveness. She initiated number of humanitarian and voluntary projects, among which is project “21 paths to success” and LeaderSHE conference, both aiming to promotion of women in Croatian business and society. Vedrana is the initiator, co-founder and honorary member of Croatia Green Building Council, she was First Vice-President of American Chamber of Commerce in Croatia 2009-2013, and most recently she was elected President of the British Business Center Croatia – newly formed organisation promoting strengthening of commercial relationships, trade and investment. She was elected “Women of the year 2012” by magazine “Zaposlena”, Governmental office for Gender equality and French embassy in Croatia, and this year she was nominated “Professional Woman of the year” by Europa Property RE awards.
Saša Divjak, Member of the Board
Saša Divjak, name partner at Divjak, Topić & Bahtijarević Law Firm and Head of Corporate, Employment, Regulatory and IP practice groups, has 20 years of continuous counselling in major projects for market leaders in the Croatian and regional business community. Saša regularly advises businesses in the FMCG and retail industries on all aspects of establishing and running a business in Croatia. He provides advice on labour conflicts, employment agreements, labour relationship termination, and negotiating and preparing settlement agreements. Saša has specialized knowledge of the telecommunications, media, commercial insurance, and IT industries having advised on complex matters in those sectors.
Oliver Kumrić, Member of the Board
Oliver Kumrić is a Member of the Management Board at Institut IGH d.d., the leading engineering, design & project management consulting company in South East Europe. Before joining IGH, he was business development manager with the IFC, a member of the World Bank Group. In 2012 and 2013, he occupied the position of Assistant Minister for Infrastructure. Oliver holds a M.Eng. degree in civil engineering and a MBA degree from the University of Zagreb. He also attended executive courses at Harvard, New York and Stanford universities, and was a Fulbright scholar at the University of California, Berkeley.