Co-Founder and Director, Smart Kolektiv & Responsible Business Forum
Neven Marinovic is a social entrepreneur, co-founder and executive director of Smart Kolektiv, a leading Serbian organization in the field of CSR and social entrepreneurship.
Mr Marinovic also serves as Chair/President of the Board for Euclid Network, European networks for social enterprises and impact driven leaders.
He is also a director and initiator of the Responsible Business Forum - business network established by leading Serbian companies with the aim to mainstream CSR in the country. Neven gained formal education at the department for production and cultural management - Faculty of Drama Arts, University of Arts, Belgrade, and informal thru numerous educational programs throughout Europe and USA including Harvard university, Kennedy school of governance.
Neven co-founded a number of social enterprises in Serbia, and was among the initiators of various programs that provide support to entrepreneurs. Neven has been engaged as expert and consultant by different organizations and companies such as: EBRD, World Bank, OSCE, UNDP, Coca Cola, Erste bank and many others. Mr Marinovic is member of the advisory board of Naled, president of the Serbian Coalition for the development of solidarity economy, and alumni of the UK’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office’s International Leaders Program.