For almost 25 years, Damir combines experience in public and private sector in technology, research, innovation and regulation. Damir started his career in Croatian Ministry of Communication. From 2000, he was leading regulatory and wholesale business units in Deutsche Telekom and Telekom Austria Croatian subsidiaries. Damir has founded a several startup companies and successfully run them. Since 2008, he works in Brussels, first in Telekom Austria then in DIGITALEUROPE and Samsung, covering research and innovation, standardisation, IP and copyright, trade and customs, digital transformation, privacy and security, accessibility, spectrum and compliance with the EU regulation. Damir founded Creative Intelligence in 2017. Damir holds MSc in engineering from University of Zagreb. He is fluent in Croatian, Serbian and English with knowledge of French, German, Russian and Romanian.