Lead of Business Development, EM Analytic Solutions
Jelisaveta Lazarevic is a Teaching Assistant at FEFA, Belgrade, Serbia, teaching courses in Competitiveness and Financial Markets since 2017. As a faculty member and teaching assistant, Ms Lazarevic co-authored six articles in the field of economic growth and innovation-driven development. She was a part of the team which has worked on the book chapter titled “Hidden Champions of Serbia”, a part of the book “Hidden Champions in Dynamically Changing Societies – Critical Success Factors for Market Leadership” published by Springer in May 2021. As a Teaching Assistant of Strategy and Microeconomics of Competitiveness (MOC), Ms Lazarevic participated in the 2020 Virtual MOC Faculty Workshop at Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness at Harvard Business School.
In 2015, Ms Lazarevic was proclaimed as one of the best students of economics in Serbia by the Serbian Association of Economists. From 2016-2018, Ms Lazarevic was Research Assistant at the Center for Advanced Economic Studies (CEVES) where she worked within the World Bank project – Jobs and Competitiveness. She is a strong believer in inclusive innovation-driven development and as AFA Head of Corporate partnerships, Ms Lazarevic was Innovation Week 2019 program board member. In 2020, she was selected to be a part of BizLife's “30 under 30 list” – the list of the most successful young people in Serbia.
During her bachelor studies, she was an intern in Serbian Innovation Fund and Deloitte. Ms Lazarevic was FEFA Faculty’s scholarship holder, and she obtained her bachelor’s degree and master’s degree from FEFA where she is a PhD candidate.
Ms Lazarevic also serves as a Lead of Business Development at EM Analytic Solutions, an innovative Belgrade based company specializing in the use of artificial intelligence and advanced analytics for creating new business value across industries.