Biography

Ilija Protić has a comprehensive knowledge in the fields of financial markets and more than 15 years of experience in various areas of investment management, starting from brokerage, investment banking, asset management, AO/ALM to treasury.

Prior to Momentum, Ilija worked in renowned financial institutions – investment companies (broker-dealer companies, banks, investment fund management companies), where he held various positions in a variety of departments, including senior management positions.

Ilija’s has expertise in Global Capital Markets, Asset & Risk Management, Economics Analysis and their application to portfolio management, shares, bond and risk management instruments.

He joined Momentum’s team in 2020, where he and he is responsible for improving the company’s sales and trading infrastructure and investment activities. He is also in charge for business expansion and creation of new services, such as establishing and individual asset management.

In 2000, Ilija graduated from the Faculty of Economics, University of Belgrade, majoring in Banking, Finance, and Insurance, and later received additional professional training.

Memberships and licenses: Ilija hold the CFA charter certificate, and is a member of the CFA Institute and one of the 54 founding members of the CFA Society in Serbia. He also holds a brokerage license from the Securities and Exchange Commission.