Mr. Domagoj Račić, President of the Academy for Political Development holds aMaster's degree in management from the University of Cambridge, and is currently enrolled in a doctoral study with a focus on innovation policy at the University of Ljubljana.
Director of the consulting firm “Mreža znanja” (“Knowledge Network Ltd.”), he has been project consultant, author of analytical papers, feasibility studies, reports and assessment for the European Commission, World Bank, UNDP, OECD, Government, numerous SMEs and other clients. Mr. Račić has garnered considerable experience in the preparation, submission and implementation of projects for co-financing from European funds. Domagoj has participated in negotiations between Croatia and the EU in the area of Enterprise and industrial policy. He is the author of numerous scientific papers and an active participant in civil society.