Atlantic Grupa's Management Board is composed of the President and CEO, Senior Vice President Business operations, Vice President Finance and Vice President Corporate Affairs. Alongside the Management Board, Strategic Management Council has been formed, which represents a multifunctional body dealing with vital strategic and operational corporate issues.
President and CEO
Emil Tedeschi is the founder and mayority shareholder of Atlantic Grupa. During his carreer he received several awards for professional achievements. He was actively engaged in the process of Croatian-EU membership, is a member of the Social-Economic Council, and from 2005-2007 he was the President of Croatian Employers Association. He is a member of the INSEAD AA, the Program Co. of the Zagreb School of Economics and Management, Business Co. at the Faculty of Economics in Ljubljana and the RIT/ACTM Board of Trustees. He is the Vicepresident of Supervisory Board of RTL Hrvatska, and a honorary consul of Ireland in Croatia. From 2010 he has been the member of the Economic Advisory Council to the President of State.
Senior Vicepresident Business Operations
Mladen Veber joined Atlantic in 1996 as Director of the Rijeka Distribution Center. As general director of Ataco (partner company in B&H), he made a key contribution to its development as one of the leading distributors in BiH. In July 2001 he was promoted to Vice President of Atlantic Trade for Brand Management and International Markets. In 2006 he was named Senior Vice President responsible for the entire business operations of Atlantic Grupa. Since 2001, he has been a board member of the Council of the Trade Association of the Croatian Chamber of Economy. He is the President of the Management Board of basketball club Cedevita. He graduated from the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture at the University of Zagreb, and has acomplished the General Management Program at IEDC, Bled School of Management.
Zoran Stanković joined Atlantic Grupa in February 2007 at the position of Vice President Finance, also in charge of the company's IT functions. For the previous three years, he was working at Pliva as the Director of Controlling in the Pliva Group, in charge of coordination and supervision of finance in the entire Pliva's corporate network inland as well as abroad. Before his arrival to Pliva, from 1995 until 2003, he worked at Arthur Andersen and Ernst and Young as the Senior Audit Manager, where he was in charge of key clients. He is a full member of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. He graduated economics at Zagreb University.
Vicepresident Corporate Affairs
Neven Vranković joined Atlantic Grupa in 1998 at the position of Executive Director for Corporate Affairs. In 2001. his responsibilities were extended with Atlantic Grupa's mergers and acquisitions, and in 2002 he was named the Vicepresident for Corporate Affairs. He acquired previous business experience in the legal department of Bergen Bank in Norway and as a career diplomat at the Croatian embassies in Washington, D.C. and Belgrade. He was a member of the working group preparing negotiating process with the European Union regarding Chapter 6 - Company Law. He graduated from the Faculty of Law at the University of Zagreb and received his master's degree from the Washington College of Law in the U.S. He gained additional knowledge in the M&A field at the INSEAD Business School, France.