"The Supervisory Board believes that with his knowledge, experience, competencies and goal-focus, Marko JAZBEC will significantly contribute to the realisation of the strategy of the SAVA Re Group and to the quality of the SAVA Re top management team, who have the vision, ambitious targets and the energy to successfully lead the Company into the future," reads the group's statement.
Marko JAZBEC is a university graduated economist and has many years of experience in leadership positions in the financial sector. He held top management positions in the Bank of Slovenia, SKB banka, d.d., and Droga Kolinska, d.d., served on the boards of Droga, d.d., Intereuropa, d.d., and NLB, d.d., and was Chair of the Management Board of Hoteli Bernardin, d.d. Until mid-July 2016, he headed the Slovenian Sovereign Holding.
Over the course of his career, he has gained extensive experience in asset management, risk management, treasury, corporate finance and corporate banking, and particularly valuable experience in the governance of banks and other companies. In addition, he has operational management experience in mergers and acquisitions, asset and capital investments, in the preparation and implementation of investment projects, as well as extensive practical experience in the financial and operational restructuring of companies.