Svetislav Paunović is a professor at the Belgrade Banking Academy – Faculty for Banking, Insurance and Finance. He earned his MA, BA and Ph.D. at the Faculty of Economics in Belgrade. He has a 23-year university experience in teaching entrepreneurship, small business management, leadership and financial management.
He has participated in numerous domestic and international projects in entrepreneurship development in Serbia, as well as in providing consulting and training services for entrepreneurs in business planning, defining business strategies and entrepreneurship development.
He has participated in cooperation programs and study visits in Norway, England, Canada, Greece, Italy and Germany. He has written numerous books, textbooks and scientific papers in national and international journals, and has participated in many conferences both domestically and abroad.
He is an editor in two international magazines. He has supervised PhD and MA theses. He is a member of ERENET (Entrepreneurship Research and Education NETwork of Central European Universities). He served several terms as a member of the Board for Entrepreneurship Development of the Serbian Chamber of Commerce and the Belgrade Chamber of Commerce.