Advisory Board

Advisory Board

Maria Nicoletta Gaida

Advisory board member

Maria Nicoletta Gaida, an Italian and American citizen, has extensive experience working in international activities, where she has combined her unique artistic, cultural and professional experience with creative approaches to today’s most pressing global issues.

For over 30 years, Gaida, who speaks 4 languages fluently and 2 at conversation level, has designed and implemented more than 150 projects involving victims of conflict, survivors of war, rape, and sexual violence, warring factions, grass roots organizations, and leading personalities from the realms of politics, religion, business, culture, and the arts. She has also established and managed non-profit associations, cultural centers and foundations. Read Less

Georgios Elmalis

Advisory board member

Georgios graduated in law from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. He also holds a master’s degree in legal studies with a specialization in European law at the University of Leuven (KUL) in Belgium. After completing his postgraduate studies in 2010, he worked at DPG Group as a legal advisor.

He was the executive legal advisor of DPG Group and KAE Panathinaikos for 4 years, and also participated in the boards of directors of several companies of the Group.He was the first Greek lawyer to become a member of the Association of Sports Lawyers in 2014.

Mr. Elmalis is interested in entrepreneurship, especially youth entrepreneurship, supports cultural interactions and youth initiatives and enjoys designing new business structures. Read Less

Dalibor Milos

Advisory board member

Well-known for his remarkable leadership and entrepreneurial success Mr. Milos was manager of UNIS Telekom for more than 15 year, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Aluminij d.d. Mostar, one of the largest producers of aluminum in Southeast Europe and the largest exporter of Bosnia-Herzegovina, member of the Supervisory Board of Tehnika Zagreb, one the biggest construction companies in Croatia.

Recognized for outstanding accomplishments, Mr. Miloš received Bosnia-Herzegovina’s Manager of the Year award in 2012. In addition to his success in business, he is the founder of the Chamber of Commerce of the City of Mostar and President of the Basketball Federation of Bosnia-Herzegovina. Read Less

Srulik Einhorn

Advisory board member

Srulik Einhorn, a prominent figure in the realms of public opinion and marketing, is widely recognized for his expertise in election campaigns and crisis management.

As the founder, Einhorn serves as a strategic advisor and chief creative director to renowned global leaders. With a prolific career spanning three decades, he has cemented his status as one of Israel’s preeminent experts in the field.

Einhorn’s portfolio includes advising Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on his last five election campaigns, culminating in a triumphant return to office on November 1st, 2022.

In addition to his work in the political sphere, Einhorn has made significant strides in the business world. As the founder and former CEO of Allenby Concept House, Israel’s premier digital branding agency, he has led successful campaigns for major consumer brands such as Visa, Pepsico, Nestle, and Sodastream.

Einhorn’s insights have been sought by leading international publications, including the Washington Post, Haaretz and Der Spiegel, where his expertise in public opinion and marketing has been showcased. As a member of the Institute for Politics and Economy of Southeast Europe’s advisory board, Einhorn brings invaluable experience and knowledge to the table. Read Less

Gregory Minjack

Advisory board member

Mr. Minjack began his international development career in 1992 when he opened the National Democratic Institute’s first residential program in Russia. He has since built an international career that has included campaign and communications consulting for political parties and civic groups in the former Soviet Union, the Balkans and South Asia.

During his successful career, Mr. Minjack was a Technical Specialist at Democracy International, DI’s Electoral Expert for Campaigns and Political Parties in Afghanistan, where he supported DI’s Electoral Reform and Civic Advocacy Program in the country, also was part of the U.S. Agency for International Development’s Office of Civilian Response as an active member of the Civilian Response Corps.At USAID, Mr. Minjack specialized in elections and political processes in reconstruction and stabilization environments. Read Less

Nikola Žarković

Advisory board member

Born in 1979 in Belgrade. Graduated from the Fifth Belgrade High School and the Faculty of Law in Belgrade. Attended a specialist course in European Union Law, in cooperation with the Faculty of Law from Nancy – France.

Before becoming a lawyer, he worked at Bank Poštanska štedionica a.d. on legal affairs. Internship done with Adv. Spremo Borivoja, an independent lawyer since February 2009. The field of work is criminal, tort and corporate law. He speaks English, uses German and Russian. Married, father of three children. Read Less