Vedrana joined Colliers in the last quarter of 2006 and swiftly demonstrated her expertise in business managment and operational leadership also as project and team managment. Soon she took over the strategic management of the company with the goal to improve the real estate expertise, knowledge, solutions and capabilities that Colliers International provides to its clients in Croatia and in the emerging markets of Slovenia and Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Vedrana started in Colliers as General Manager and was promoted to Managing Director position in 2009. Beginning of 2014 Vedrana took over a position of Managing Partner for Croatia, Slovenia and BiH.
From the beginning of her working career she was involved in the new business developments all over Region including New Market research and Development, branch set up, team recruitment and education. Her most recent work experience includes the position of Client Service Director and PR Director for Ogilvy&Mather.
Shortly upon Vedrana's arrival, Colliers broadens its services and soon takes over the leading position on the Croatian market by providing most comprehensive real estate consultancy services. Within a year time since Vedrana joined the company, Colliers Croatia started and soon successfully covered also Slovenian and Bosnia&Herzegovina market. Today, Colliers is being recognized as the leading real estate consultant on both markets although being covered from remote office in Zagreb. Her efficiency in decision making and positive approach toward challanges, contribute to a successful team achievements and creative working environment.
Vedrana has been awarded Woman of the year 2012 by the magazine “Business Woman” and under patronage of Governmental Office for Gender Equality.
BA, Faculty of Political Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia; Academy for Political Development (2012); UN Academy (2013); EMBA
Memberships & Involvements
Green Building Council of Croatia - Initiator and Co-founder (2009) and President of Board of Directors (2011-2013), American Chamber of Commerce - First Vice-president (two terms, 2009-2013), British Business Centre Croatia - President of the Board (2014 - )
Bluehouse Capital, INA, Deloitte, Hypo Bank, Allegheny Financial, AIG/ Lincoln, Adris, Tulipan Group, Zagreb Montaža Group, Verdispar, Mepas/ Brodomerkur, GTC, IFC, LHB, ADAMA, Pramerica, Kaufland, Pliva, B-net, British Embassy, EBRD, INA d.d., WOQOD Qatar, Badel 1862, Crodux, Istracement d.d., BTC Slovenia, Microsoft, HEP d.d, Dogus Group, NLB, DUTB, Centrice, Unicredit ZABA, Quadriga, B2 Kapital, IIB - International Investment Bank Bahrein, Microsoft, L'Oreal, GM, Booking.com, VMD, Apple,