Stand-up Comedy Show Djurologija in London – Thurs, 24th Nov
Born in Belgrade, grew up in London, holds both Serbian and British citizenships. Obtained a BA in Politics and East European Studies at University College London (UCL) and returned to Serbia to work in the Governor’s Office at the National Bank of Serbia as the Governor’s assistant from 2007-2009. Completed MSc in International Public Policy at University College London (UCL) in 2010, after which she returned once again to the National Bank to work on an Investor Relations Project. In 2011 worked as an analyst at Toscafund hedge fund in London. Currently working as a business strategy analyst at Philip Morris in Serbia since January 2012, facilitated by Serbian City Club. Member of Serbian City Club since 2009.
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Maja Milatovic-Ovadia grew up in Belgrade. After graduating from the Academy of Dramatic Arts at the University of Arts in Belgrade with an honours degree in Theatre and Radio Directing, she completed an MA in Advanced Theatre Practice at The Central School of Speech and Drama. Currently, she is pursuing a PhD at Kent University. Maja directed over twenty theatre shows with notably diverse repertoire- ranging from doll shows and experimental texts developed in corporation with informal troupes, to contemporary classics and Serbian texts presented on the national theatres’ scenes. In addition, she directed three operas, one in Gudaca Sv. Djordja’s production, and two for the Tete a tete- contemporary opera festival in London. Among other things, Maja works as an associate and a leader of the theatre project for the British NGO- Most Mira. She was awarded A.G. Leventis Foundation scholarship. Maja has been a member of Serbian City Club since 2011.
Born in Belgrade, obtained MA in Sustainable Environmental Management, Middlesex University, London and previously BA Law with Russian language at Sussex University, Brighton. Worked as Project Officer for the European Council on Refugees and Exiles and as a volunteer in numerous environmental organisations. Returned to Serbia in 2011 and currently working as a Regional Communication Manager at International Union for Conservation of Nature. Member of Serbian City Club since 2011.
Serbian nationality, as of September 2013 lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Milorad obtained MSc Agricultural Economics from the University of Reading, MA International Relations from the University of Westminster, holds a BEng Agriculture from the University of Novi Sad. Previous work experience includes working at the Ministry of Agriculture Forestry and Water Management of Serbia. Prior to that, he completed internships within UN FAO, EcoSecurities, Carbon Disclosure Project. Member of Serbian City Club since 2008.
Born in Belgrade, Serbia. As a scholarship student obtained MSc in International Business Economics at Westminster Business School, London, UK. Holds B.A. in Management from Faculty of Management BK, Belgrade, Serbia. Professional experience spanning over ten years mostly gained in banking and leasing industry. Started as a loan officer at ProCredit bank followed by senior positions and experience in the leasing arm of ProCredit Bank (ProCredit Leasing). Worked as a head of small business department at Credit Agricole Serbia and Komercijalana banka (Belgrade branch), currently working as an Investment Analyst at Finance in Motion, an alternative asset management firm exclusively focused on development finance. Member of Serbian City Club since 2010.