GLIGOR BISHEV

Gligor Bishev, PhD has been appointed as President of the Board of Directors and General Manager of Sparkasse Bank Makedonija AD Skopje as of 06.06.2013. He also volunteers Vice-President in the Economic Chamber of Macedonia.

He began his career in 1984 in the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia, first as a junior economist, and later in 1993 as General Manager, to be appointed Vice-Governor in 1994 and from 1997 to 2000 as Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Macedonia. From 2000, Gligor Bishev has been the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors in Stopanska Banka AD Skopje.

In addition to the professional engagement, Gligor Bishev is active in the field of economic sciences as an associate professor at the Faculty of Economics – Prilep, and a professor on postgraduate studies at the Faculty of Economics - Skopje.

He participated in the monetary independence and reforms in the Republic of Macedonia. He has participated in several research projects in the fields of banking and monetary theory and policy, applied economics, economic development, exchange rate policies, balance of payments, international financial institutions, capital flows, corporate finance, investments and financial markets.

One of more important functions he has performed in his career so far is the co-chair of the Working Table II: Economic Reconstruction and Development of the Stability Pact (January - June 2000).

Gligor Bishev,PhD, as Chairman of the Management Board of Sparkasse Bank, is responsible for setting the strategy of the Bank and sales activities – retail operations, asset management (liquidity), marketing and communications, human resources, accounting and control, and for the coordination of the Cabinet of the Management Board, INFOSEC and Internal Audit.

SANEL KUSTURICA

Sanel Kusturica MSc has been appointed as Member of the Management Board of Sparkasse Bank Makedonija AD Skopje on 26.03.2021.

He started his banking career in 1999 as part of Micro Enterprise Bank AD Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, where he performed several positions related with lending, and in 2001 he was appointed as Head of Lending Sector. He held this position until 2003, when he became part of the Management Board and Executive Director of ProCredit Bank AD Sarajevo. In 2006 Kusturica has been appointed as Head of Division responsible for large corporate clients and key clients in UniCredit Zagrebacka Bank. In 2007 he became Executive Director and Management Board Member in HVB-Central Profit Bank, and from March, 2008 has been appointed as Executive Director and Management Board Member in UniCredit Bank BiH.

Kusturica became part of Erste and Steiermerkische Group in June 2009, with his appointment as Executive Director and Management Board Member of Sparkasse Bank AD BiH, where in September, 2009 was appointed CEO and President of the Management Board of the Bank, responsible for Sales sector for retail and small businesses, Sector for development of business with retail and small enterprises, Operations sector, Directorate for Human Resources, Directorate for Marketing, Communication and Quality of Service and Directorate for Sekretariat and compliance. He performed this function until the end of January, 2021.

Sanel Kusturica MSc as Member of the Management Board of Sparkasse Bank Makedonija AD Skopje is responsible for the sales activities related to corporate clients and for property management and security activities.

ALVIN ALICEVIC

Alvin Alicevic, MA was appointed as member of the Management Board of Sparkasse Bank Makedonija AD Skopje on 24.11.2017.

He began his career at the Steiermärkische Bank und Sparkassen AG, Graz / Austria within the AIESEC International Training Program in 2007. He continued with career as Risk Management Manager at Sparkasse Bank D.D. Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina from January 2008. The scope of duties and responsibilities included implementation of an adequate risk management framework in accordance with local and Group requirements.

He continued his career within the Group as Senior Risk Manager for Southeast Europe in Steiermärkische Sparkasse in Graz from May 2011, until his appointment member of the Management Board of Sparkasse Bank Makedonija AD Skopje.

Alvin Alicevic, as member of the Management Board of Sparkasse Bank Makedonija AD Skopje is responsible for risk management, organization and IT, legal affairs, back office activities (processing) and coordination of regulatory compliance control, including prevention of money laundering as well as all aspects of risk management of the back office activities (middle and back office) and assets and liabilities management.

Supervisory Board

  • Georg Bucher - President
  • Walburga Seidl - Deputy President
  • Slavisha Kojic - Member
  • Hans Ludwig Diexer - Member
  • Kristijan Polenak - Independent Member
  • Suzana Stavrikj - Independent Member