Jelena Trajkovic Karamata
Jelena Trajkovic Karamata brings with her over 20 years of experience, across various sectors including electricity sector privatization, Call Center operations, Telecoms and 16 years with Nestle. Jelena holds a degree in Economics and a Masters from the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland. She speaks five languages and has worked in Ireland, Switzerland and Spain, where she is currently in the role of Director of the Nestle Global Digital Hub in Barcelona.
Jelena’s career took her through various global and local positions at Nestle, including project management for IT, knowledge management for global brands, Marketing & eBusiness director at Nespresso and head of Digital engagement initiatives. After assuming roles of increasing responsibility, in 2016 she was given the challenge to create a Global Digital Hub in Barcelona where she started from scratch and today employs over 400 IT experts delivering products and services for over 2000 Nestle brands.
In addition to the running the Global Hub in Barcelona, Jelena is also responsible for the set-up of another IT global hub for Nestle in Italy as well as for the overall capability building program for IT in her company.