Luka joined the JVI in December 2017 as a Receptionist/Program Officer. He previously worked in the communications team at the Center of Excellence in Finance, an international organization based in Ljubljana, where he was managing digital communications and different outreach activities, such as correspondence with South-East European national coordinators and conducting value creation stories on program impact. Luka has a background in international relations from the University of Ljubljana. During his study years, he also worked in the private sector as a sales administrator on foreign trade with Belarus, as well as during the Slovene EU Presidency as a Liaison Officer for delegations of Russian and Serbian foreign ministers. Luka speaks Slovene, English, Russian, Serbian and German.