Renata Pindžo, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor at the Faculty of Economics, Finance and Administration (FEFA), Belgrade. She holds lectures at the Academy of Applied Science, College of Tourism, Belgrade. Since October 2021, she has been Communication director at the Foreign Investors Council (FIC) in the Republic of Serbia and founder of Tourism & Hospitality Commitee.
From July 2008 to October 2021, she was in charge of the tourism sector as Deputy Minister in the Government of the Republic of Serbia. Since 2013, she has been a member of the National Council for Tourism Development of the Republic of Serbia. Ms. Pindžo graduated from the Faculty of Economics, University of Belgrade, where she obtained a Master’s degree in 2003. In May 2011, she received her Ph.D. degree.
Furthermore, her experience includes more than 13 years in management consulting and financial advisory services. She has gained knowledge by providing consulting services to many domestic and international companies, including financial institutions and local municipalities during her employment at Deloitte.
Also, as a consultant, she was engaged at the Economics Institute and on the World Bank`s projects related to privatization, restructuring, and improving the competitiveness of the Serbian economy. She has cooperated with many international institutions (USAID, EAR, EBRD, OECD, SDC, DFID, and GIZ) on complex projects of restructuring the Serbian economy. Also, she was the focal point on the behalf of the Republic of Serbia (tourism field) in the following organizations and regional initiatives: UNWTO, BSEC, RCC, EUSAIR, EUSDR. Ms. Pindžo is the author of more than 80 scientific papers.