Swiss EP North Macedonia office is placed in Skopje, the capital of the country. The team is easily reaching other cities throughout the country to work with different organisations.
Program Officer, Eco-System Facilitator and Coordinator of Entrepreneurs-in-Residence in Macedonia
Nina’s mission is to develop and strengthen the startup and innovation ecosystem in MKD and the Balkan region. She has been doing that from 2014 through the #MKstartups community and as a co-founder of the association Startup Macedonia. Strategically fostering collaboration and synergies among startups, partner organizations, policymakers, local and regional/international ecosystem actors.
Nina enjoys singing, dancing, traveling, reading books, and hanging with her friends and family.
Igor is an entrepreneur, investor, and developer of the startup and entrepreneurial ecosystem in WB. His role in the Swiss EP program is to actively scout and support the best tech companies in the Balkans. On top of that, he is the co-founder of Startup Macedonia, an active mentor, startup advisor, advocate for digitalization, promoter of regional partnerships and collaboration.
Igor is a devoted father, food critic, and extreme sports fan.
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Updates from the North Macedonia entrepreneurial ecosystem
Popular local TV show “Profit” has made a mini-series about the startup scene in North Macedonia. Second episode describes local startup ecosystem.Read More
A documentary called “Startups – Businesses That Will Change The Macedonian Economy” was filled in North Macedonia with the support from the Swiss EP team.Read More
Oracle is interested in working with startups from Western Balkans. If you are a startup owner or you want to work with Oracle tools, we highly recommend you to check what is happening and to apply for the upcoming webinars.Read More
On Tuesday, November 17th, Leader of the Womenpreneurs initiative from North Macedonia Nina Nikolich gathered women from 11 Balkan countries to present their respective entrepreneurial ecosystems in a round table discussion.Read More