Managing Partner in ICT Hub and Managing Director at ICT Hub Venture
He has been leading ICT Hub since its establishment in November 2014, when it started as an incubator for technology startups. In three years, Kosta led ICT Hub to become one of the leading organizations in Serbia which support technology entrepreneurship and startups. He succeeded to bring to Belgrade the most relevant global organizations and individuals supporting tech entrepreneurship, including two of the top three startup funds and accelerators (500 Startups from San Francisco and Tech Stars from Chicago), Jonathan Hirshon, former PR advisor to Apple, Philip Johnston, one of the directors of GoPro, to name a few.
Kosta is also a pioneer of connecting technology startups with corporations in Serbia, influencing local branches of multinational corporations such as Societe Generale bank, VIP Mobile, Delhaize to open their doors to cooperation with tech startups.
In January 2017, ICT Hub Venture investment fund has been launched, the first one in Serbia with the focus on investing in startups in an early stage of their development, and Kosta will be Principal of that fund.
Before entering the technology entrepreneurship world, he has been leading innovative organizations with high impact on the community. He was leading foundation of Belgrade’s Youth Office in 2008. He was a scholar of various international organizations and foundations, gaining international experience in USA and Netherlands.