Mate Rimac

Current location

Sveta Nedelja (Croatia)

Current or recent key positions

CEO/Founder at Rimac Automobili d.o.o.

Topics for mentoring

Strategy, fundraising, complex product development, company organisation, pitch decks

Kreso Gotovac

Current location

Split (Croatia)

Current or recent key positions

Director For Investment Fund Trigon Capital (Specifically leading Property Development projects in Croatia)

Topics for mentoring

Management, property development, hotel/resort development and management, startups

Marin Šarić

Current location

Zagreb (Croatia)

Current or recent key positions
CEO OptimoRoute

Topics for mentoring

Technical: Anything on Eng Team/Tech. Stack/Eng Culture
Startup: Pitch/deck, Strategy, Fundraising, Hiring, Early Sales, GTM

Ivan Fabjančić

Current location

Zagreb (Croatia)

Current or recent key positions
Partner at KF Finance Group

Topics for mentoring

Corporate finance, fundraising, financial services, cybersecurity, real estate, digital solutions for hospitality industry, OOH digital

Ludovic Gaude

Current location

Munchen (Germany)

Current or recent key positions
CEO at Intive

Topics for mentoring

Implementing account management & B2B sales strategy, accelerating growth through strategic M&A, raising funds, exiting and working with investors, setting up a networked organisation, creating a shared purpose

Marko Kovač

Current location

Zagreb (Croatia)

Current or recent key positions
Co-Founder and Board Member, Repsly

Topics for mentoring

Startup survival, positioning, differentiation, product management, SaaS

Gregory Scola-Grimaldi

Current location

Paris (France)

Current or recent key positions

Head of Cloud Security Services at Capgemini

Topics for mentoring

Innovation-driven and results oriented, cybersecurity and digital trust, move to the cloud

Etienne Benet

Current location

Dubai (UAE)

Current or recent key positions

CEO Nespresso (Africa, Middle East, Caribbean)

Topics for mentoring

Business strategies, business development, commercial strategies, poeople and organisation

Jean Charles Tassoni

Current location

Indonesia

Current or recent key positions

Country and Managing director for CMA-CGM group India

Country and Managing Director CMA-CGM Vietnam-Cambodia cluster

Regional Director CMA-CGM Central America – Caribbean

Country and Managing Director CMA-CGM Indonesia

Topics for mentoring

Container logistic, container shipping, international freight forwarding, international logistic

Laurent Benet

Current location

Paris (France)

Current or recent key positions

Head of Strategy, Innovation and Business Development American Tower France,
Member of the board ATC France

Topics for mentoring

Telecom/Towercos/Smart-City/5G, M&A, Strategy, Innovation, Business Plan, Business development especially B2B with MNOs, Telecom players, Real-Estate owners, M&A with local and international ATC teams

Veronika Tasic

Current location

Belgrade (Serbia)

Current or recent key positions

Executive Director, Digital Serbia Initiative (non-profit)

Topics for mentoring

Marketing (strategy, 4Ps, 7Ps, market selection and opportunity sizing, go-to-market), sales (channels, sales force sizing, targets, distribution, remuneration models), presenting (structuring, storytelling, pitching), partnerships.

Matevz Petek

Current location

San Francisco (USA)

Current or recent key positions

CEO Poviolabs.com

Topics for mentoring

Prototyping, go-to-market, building MVPs, building digital products, UX and wireframes, product strategy, launching products.

Aljoša Domijan

Current location

Ljubljana (Slovenia)

Current or recent key positions

Partner in enaA.com / Gambit trade d.o.o.

Topics for mentoring

Brand marketing, sales, e-commerce, online marketing and advertising

Dolores Podbevšek Plemeniti

Current location

Ljubljana (Slovenia)

Current or recent key positions

Marketing Director at Delo media house

Topics for mentoring

Communication and public relations (at my current position I am responsible for corporate communication), marketing communication & planning of marketing activities from scratch, strategic planning, brand management and brand development

Marko Boštjančič

Current location

Sarajevo (BiH)

Current or recent key positions

Board member, Telekom Slovenije

Topics for mentoring

Business Development, entrepreneurship, restructuring, business Strategy

Primož Karpe

Current location

Zagreb / Ljubljana (Croatia / Slovenia)

Current or recent key positions
Blue Sea Capital
SB President
EBRD Team coordinator for Slovenia

Topics for mentoring

Healthcare, fintech solutions, business services (SW and non-SW focused), consumer-focused cases (FMCG)

Jan Štefe

Current location

Luxembourg & Ljubljana (Slovenia)

Current or recent key positions

Managing Director of Eurosender

Topics for mentoring

Anything logistics & supply chain (for e-commerce startups), marketing agency Do’s & Don’t not just to burn but to grow, setting up & efficient management of external IT team, cost-efficient operations

Rok Gregorič

Current location

Ljubljana (Slovenia)

Current or recent key positions
CTO mmatcher
CTO DoubleRecall

Topics for mentoring

General startup, product development, mobile apps, extremelly good knowledge of Objective C & Swift programming languages

Skill in other programming languages: C, C++, Java, JavaScript, Python, Pascal, PHP, VHDL, Verilog

Igor Marjanovič

Current location

Radovljica (Ljubljana)

Current or recent key positions
CEO Out of Galaxy Inc., Advisor to the Deputy CEO of Armstrong Asia Ltd.

Topics for mentoring

Making IoT devices, setting up manufacturing China/Slovenia, how to file a patent in the US, consumer products, how to pitch to retailers, selling globally.

Jasna Mihelj Coustaury

Current location

Ljubljana (Slovenia)

Current or recent key positions
Director Plume Slovenia, Poland and Switzerland

Topics for mentoring

Setting up start-up company, HR topics, financials

Rok Krulec

Current location

Seattle (USA)

Current or recent key positions
Founder, Gnowbe Inc.

Topics for mentoring

Behavior design, product, crypto, aviation
Skilled in Vyper, OCaml, Mathematica

Jugoslav Petković

Current location

New York (USA)

Current or recent key positions
Co-founder & CEO at Flaviar & Mimovrste

Topics for mentoring

b2c, e-commerce, direct-to-consumer, DNVB

Robert Farazin

Current location

London (UK) and Zagreb (Croatia)

Current or recent key positions
CEO of TVBeat

Topics for mentoring

Fundraising, B2B biz dev, startup finances (how to not run ouf the money), growth pains, building a team

Miha Rebernik

Current location

San Francisco (USA)

Current or recent key positions
Head of Engineering – GDAX, Coinbase

Topics for mentoring

Startups, incubation, web development, prototyping

Skilled in Ruby, Rails, JavaScript, PostgreSQL and crypto currencies

Gregor Rebolj

Current location

Ljubljana (Slovenia)

Current or recent key positions
Co-founder & CEO at Klika (Sportradar), & Kyuriosity/Kyuriosity Ventures

Topics for mentoring

Strategy, innovation, business development, entrepreneurship, startups, incubation, prototyping, product development, software development, building a team. Sports tech, smart homes, AI, education

Igor Leprince

Current location

London (UK)

Current or recent key positions
President Global Services and Member off the executive board Nokia Group

Topics for mentoring

Technologies esp around AI/ML, Analytics, Robotics, Blockchain, sharing economy, global expansion & growth, business development and introducttions especially B2B and in Telecoms, M&A and integration of business, digital transformation

Srdjan Kovačević

Current location

Osijek (Croatia)

Current or recent key positions

CEO od Orqa FPV

Topics for mentoring

Hardware R&D, fundraising, corporate finance

Rok Zorko

Current location

Limassol (Cyprus)

Current or recent key positions
Co-founder and VP Product at Outfit7

Topics for mentoring

UX/usability, product management, mobile games