AmCham Talents 2019

AmCham is pleased to announce that the 7th generation of the AmCham Talents program started in March 2019. in 2019, 87 young talents participated in the Program.


The AmCham Talents 2019 program will feature:
- 10 events
- Competition for the AmCham Talent of the Year – participants collect points (attendance, team paper, individual paper). The best three candidates will hold a speech and participate in the panel discussion at the final event.

- Depending on the speakers and the topic, the lecture can consists of a presentation, interview with the speaker/speakers and participant engagement through discussion and exercises
- The speakers will share their personal experience

Timeline: March 2019 – November 2019
Time: 17:30-19-30
Place: Hotel Esplanade Zagreb

Participants: Employees of members 25-35 years of age

Ideal program candidate should be a dedicated, responsible young professional that exhibits high level of business ethics, has excellent communication skills, is proactive and recognized by his/her superiors as a future leader.


March 21, 2019
Opening event – Speed networking

April 4, 2019
Mr. Joško Mrndže, Country Manager Adriatics, Google
Digital Transformation and Culture

April 11, 2019
Mr. Tomislav Car, CEO, Infinum
How to Build a Successful Company in the Changing Technological Environment

May 23, 2019
Mr. Mario Žižek, President of the Board, Addiko Bank
The Role of Employees in an Agile Company

June 13, 2019
Ms. Rina Musić, Managing Director Croatia and Slovenia, Merck Sharp & Dohme
The Role of Mentor in Development of Employees

July 2, 2019
Ms. Helle M. Petersen, CEO, Carlsberg Croatia
CSR – Company’s Responsibility toward Society

October 10, 2019
Mr. Mihael Furjan, President of the Management Board, Pliva Croatia
Croatian Company on the Global Market

October 21, 2019
Ms. Katarina Šiber Makar, President of the Board, IN2
The Best Moment to Sell/Aquire a Company

November 5, 2019
Ms. Anita Letica, General Manager Croatia, Philip Morris
Transformation of Industry

November 28, 2018
Final event – selection of the AmCham Talent of the Year and certificate ceremony

AmCham holds the right to change speakers and topics at its own discretion.

AmCham Talents 2019 - awards:

1st award: 4.000kn travel voucher, Atlas
2nd award: 2.000kn voucher, Mobis
3rd award: 500kn voucher, Elipso


Sponsorship of this program will give you an opportunity to promote your company’s dedication to the social responsibility programs and young talent development and enable you to promote your company to young leaders and to the wider business community. For more information please take a look at the Sponsorship Offer.

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