Mladen is a human resource development expert with12 years' experience managing projects across the public, private and civil society sectors.
His main focus is on capacity building for public administration, employment, regional development and training. He has developed and implemented projects under EU and World Bank funded instruments including CARDS (Community Assistance for Reconstruction, Development and Stabilisation), PHARE ( Poland and Hungary: Assistance for Restructuring their Economies ) and Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance (IPA) programmes in human resources development, cross-border co-operation and institutional capacity building.
As a Project and Contract Director, Mladen has succesfully managed more then 20 donor and state funded projects in Croatia, Kosovo, Serbia, Montenegro and Macedonia. He is responsible for a portfolio of 30-40 projects each year, mostly for public administration institutions, where acts as team leader and consulting expert on a range of local development and employment schemes.