Vladimir Trkulja

Venture Fellow at UNICEF Global Innovation Fund

Vladimir Trkulja is a Venture Fellow at UNICEF Global Innovation Fund, which invests in startups in the Western Balkans region developing open-source innovative technology with the goal to improve the lives of children. He is a strong believer in open-source as a business model, and looking for teams developing products based on AI/ML, Blockchain, VR/AR, Drones, IoT, UAV & 3D printing.

Vladimir graduated at Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Belgrade and has extensive experience in leading tech teams and developing products for the global market. He is a Certified Digital Transformation Expert, working with small and medium companies in defining strategies to embrace digital reality and develop new business models. 

Vladimir co-founded Startit, an organization that runs several tech hubs across Serbia and an online tech media, reaching more than 70.000 people every month with the goal to make technology and entrepreneurship more widespread in Serbia.