Chief of Secretariat
Top charity and fund-raising event expert, Jagoda has organized the biggest and
most glamorous donor events in over the past decade and more in Belgrade. Most
recently, she was a part of the team that organized the landmark 38th European
Session of the Trilateral Commission in Belgrade from Oct 31 to Nov 2, 2014.
Jagoda was in charge of the very effective spouses program which as a result
left a lasting and pleasant memory of Belgrade, its people, churches, museums
and restaurants among the partners of the Trilateral Commission members. She
joined Kovacic & Spaic in 2013 as the New Business Development
A Law School graduate, Jagoda started her career in the Yugoslav Airlines,
but won her PR spurs by bringing and setting up the Stimorol brand in the then
During the stormy ‘90ties she worked as producer for international media
outfits like RAI, Danish and Swedish TV.
After the wars of the ‘90ties, Jagoda organized the first ever visit by the
HSBC bank to Serbia.
At the start of the new millennia, Jagoda and three other ladies from the
USA, Great Britain and another from Serbia, formed the famous Dream Team which
raised millions for the Children’s Oncology hospital in Belgrade, mainly by
organizing the talk-of-the-town and fully-booked black-tie gala dinners. Thanks
to their dedication, an entire new floor of the hospital was built, fully
equipped, including three ORs. Furthermore, they raised funds to buy three vital
pieces of equipment worth more than 500,000 euros for the Dragisa Misovic
Hospital, Belgrade, and another for the Zemun Hospital. Jagoda participated in
the events’ organization, PR, marketing, fund raising, donor and media
Jagoda is the co-owner of the Nicosia- and London-based Global Communications
Associates GCA Ltd consultancy and Chief of Secretariat of the Belgrade-based
international think tank East West Bridge.
Most recently Jagoda has participated for the past four years in the program
for wives of the Trilateral Commission at the past eight sessions across the
world which she attended with her husband, a member of the TC Executive
Committee. She is now organizing a similar program for the wives who will
accompany their husbands to the 38th Session of the European
Trilateral Commission in Belgrade from Oct 29-Nov 02, 2014.
Jagoda has lived Switzerland, England, USA and BiH. While in England, she
also pursued her private passion – interior decoration and graduated from the
famous British KLC School of Interior Design. Speaks English, Italian and
French, married and mother of three accomplished children.