Sanja is an experienced financial expert with tangible experience in consulting and private sector. In her current role of Access to Finance Specialist for the USAID’s Cooperation for Growth Project based in Serbia, Sanja is focused on developing SMEs financing ecosystem in Serbia. She is assisting the Serbian Government with regulating blockchain-based projects and funding, and developing a regulatory framework for FinTech solutions implementation (including crowdlending).
She is also assisting the Ministry of Finance on regulating alternative investment funds and developing the alternative investment funds market. This includes providing regulatory and practical solutions for establishing and developing non-bank financial institutions, as well as developing startups funding. Previously, she worked on fraud investigations, business compliance, auditing, and tax projects, both international and local, for KPMG and EY, giving her practical and valuable background into importance of traceability and transparency.