Academic Director

Mato NjavroDr. Mato Njavro is an Assistant Professor of Finance at the Zagreb School of Economics and Management. He is also a research associate and visiting lecturer at the University of St. Gallen, in Switzerland. Mato’s interests include corporate finance, capital markets and hedge funds. He has extensively travelled to Asia, including China, India, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam and Singapore where he worked on various projects. Prior to obtaining his PhD in economics and finance at the University of St. Gallen in 2012, he worked for Lehman Brothers and Nomura investment banking divisions in London. Mato completed his bachelor’s degree in international economics and management at the University Bocconi in Milan, Italy. He received his masters degree in corporate finance the SDA Bocconi. Mato's global experience is accompanied by language proficiency in Croatian, English, German, Italian & French.