Dinko Novoselec is one of the most experienced fund managers in Croatia with an impeccable track record. He was the CEO of the AZ pension fund, the largest Croatian non-bank FI with AUM of €4.5 billion (a JV of the Allianz Group & Unicredit’s ZABA), leading the teams from the fund inception in 2001 to 2017. Under Dinko’s leadership the fund won a 40% market share & defended it for 15 years, while annually delivering 6% net return on the pensions & a net yield of 24% to its shareholders (best Croatian performer in the class). He was pivotal in numerous PIPE-like deals where the fund took significant minority block positions in Croatian companies (Podravka, Luka Rijeka, Imperijal Rab, Koncar, Ilirija etc.) and thereafter guiding their governance. Previously he served as a board member in ZBI, the leading regional mutual fund manager of ZABA where he was the portfolio manager, and was also the bond portfolio manager / broker in the Croatian central bank (HNB). Dinko successfully led numerous projects, initiatives & teams, and as such has a golden rolodex of FI, governmental and corporate network connections in Croatia, Slovenia & wider.