Identified business opportunities and improved the organization's market position in the areas of FinTech, Blockchain, and Digital Transformation
Made and implemented a detailed plan of possibilities to enter foreign markets
Built and maintained detailed analysis related to fund and peer group performance, fund characteristics, and management styles by meeting fund managers, researching, reading performance sheets and due diligence reports
Assisted Merger and Acquisition projects in business strategies development, financial models, and valuations
Analyzed financial statements of listed companies on Ex-Yugoslavian stock exchanges as well as those from English-speaking markets
Merit-based scholarship recipient for being one of top 10 students at the Faculty of Economy and top 40 students at the University of Niš, granted by Institute of International Education and Philip Morris International
"Irina is a dedicated hard worker and a good soul to have in every office. She is a valuable team member, helps out without being asked twice, and is ready to go the extra mile. Good to have her on board."
"Irina did her internship at Deutsche Telekom's Area Management until October 2012. She conducted data research and analysis with diligence, ambition, and responsibility and met all the tasks I had set before her excellently. Irina has my full support both on a personal and professional basis."
I was the only woman in an expedition of 18 mountaineers to climb three peaks in the Alpes - Grossvenediger (3666m), Gran Paradiso (4061m), and Mont Blanc (4810m)
I am the first woman from my hometown of Niš, Serbia, to climb Elbrus, the highest peak in Europe and Russia, and the first to climb a peak over 5000m
The first half-marathon I ran was in my birthtown Skopje, Macedonia
I visited Brazil and the amazing carnival in Rio de Janeiro. For fourteen days I've enjoyed the wonderful and eventful Brasil
Climbing the highest peak of the High Atlas was the reason I fell in love with mountaineering
For ten days I was traveling through Morocco and visited some of the nicest cities and places, rode a camel, and climbed the High Atlas
I cycled around Balaton lake in Hungary in 2010
I received a Byzantine icon painting craftsman certificate. My icon was exhibited in Serbia, Greece, Bulgaria, Romania, Albania, and Republic of Srpska as a part of Culture Unites Balkan exhibition
I am a Board member in charge of the Club's finances of the Rotary Club 'Niš - Constantine the Great' where I enjoy participating and organizing numerous projects and initiatives that are focused on the improvement of the local community and its members. I am a charter member of the Rotaract club 'Niš - Constantine the Great' where I was a proud volunteer for eight years.
I co-founded a local Lions club in Niš. My activities included screening for potential areas of influence in the local community, recruiting potential club members, coordinating with the District and Lions International officials, organizing informative meetings, etc.
The Program "Share your knowledge” is a unique program that gives the opportunity for the personal and professional development of women. The program is based on the concept of mentoring and is aimed at developing support between women, through sharing of knowledge, experience, and solidarity, promotion of good role models, networking, and empowering women.
I climbed more than 50 peaks over 2000m in the Balkan peninsula and beyond, as well as the highest volcanic peaks in Europe and Asia as a member of the club. I was honored twice by the Serbian Ministry of Sports with the 'Top Athlete of National Ranking' recognition in the High altitude mountaineering category, after climbing Elbrus 5642m in 2016 and Damavand 5671m in 2019.
I was an active AIESECer for three years, and later did three internships through the platform
I passed the MENSA IQ test in 2005 and qualified for the membership