4 November 2010.
Belgrade, November 04, 2010 – Eurobank EFG has appointed Dr. Ivan Vujaĉic, Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Economics of the Belgrade University, as an independent member to its Board of Directors. The decision on Dr. Vujaĉić’s appointment was taken by the General Assembly of Eurobank EFG and has been approved by the National Bank of Serbia.
Professor Ivan Vujačić has served as the Ambassador of Serbia to the United States from 2002 to 2009. Since 1989, he is an Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Economics at the Belgrade University, where he also obtained his PhD, MA and BA academic degrees.
Professor Vujačić attended courses while on a Fulbright scholarship at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA (1983-1984). He also gained professional experience by participating at numerous economic seminars, and as a guest lecturer at renowned international institutes and universities – University of California, Berkeley, Columbia, University of Virginia, and Harvard among others.
Apart from his diplomatic engagement in the Unites States, Professor Vujačić is also known to the Serbian public as a renowned economist, recognized for economic forecasts during the transition and privatisation process. Professor Vujačić also had a leading role in the foundation of the Centre of Liberal Democratic Studies (CLDS).
Through his participation at the Board of Directors of Eurobank EFG, Professor Vujačić will offer his analytical experience and his deep knowledge of the Serbian economy, enhancing the Bank’s ability to address the needs of the Serbian business community.