Head of Agribusiness for CSEE, EBRD London
Miljan Ždrale is a Head of EBRD’s Agribusiness for Central and South East Europe as part of Industry, Commerce and Agribusiness Group in the Banking division.
Since 2002 when he joined EBRD, Miljan participated/led, in Agribusiness only, more than 40 transactions in the amount exceeding EUR 1.5bln. He is responsible for EBRD projects in agribusiness, food retail and FMCG in SEE, jointly managing active sector portfolio in CSEE region in excess of EUR 2bln, with annual new investment of EUR 150-200m in private sector projects in CSEE. In addition, he has been responsible for equity investments in the sector in the CSEE region, and more recently working of manufacturing and service projects in Western Balkans. Miljan is the key contact for many large international (Carlsberg, Bunge, Delhaize Group, Lidl etc.) and regional companies from the SEE. He has been a Non-Executive Director at the Supervisory Boards of Carlsberg’s operations in Belarus, Agri Europe, and a Supervisory Board member of Moji Brendovi. He is appointed Board member at Axereal, one of the leading French co-operative, and in the leading retail chain Voli in Montenegro. Miljan holds BSc/MSc in Finance, attended Executive Education for Private Equity at Saad Business School and Agribusiness Seminar at Harvard Business School. He speaks Serbian/ Croatian, English and Russian.