Duško Krsmanović holds a doctorate degree in Economics of Regulation (University of Bologna) and a doctorate in Law and Economics from the Universities of Rotterdam and Hamburg. He also holds an LL.M. degree from the University of Hamburg and the University of Bologna, and a law degree from the University of Belgrade. In addition, he specialized in Public Policy at the University of Georgetown in Washington D.C.
Duško Krsmanović has over 10 years of experience in business and civic organizations consulting. He is specialized in corporate lobbying and strategic investors relations, government affairs and authorities’ representation, stakeholders’ management, international financial institutions engagement and economic diplomacy. He is the author of two books on lobbying and the co-author of two other books, one on lobbying and one on advanced networking. In 2015, he was a guest lecturer at the Rotterdam School of Business.
Prior to joining CMS, Duško worked for the World Bank, the National Petrochemical and Refiners Association of the US (Washington D.C.), Universities of Bologna, Hamburg and Rotterdam and the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Serbia and in Montenegro as a Senior Advisor for Economy and Trade.
He has provided government relations and stakeholder support to the largest pumping operation in Europe, and various consulting services to clients such as CISCO, TomTom, Kupujemprodajem, Vahali, JLL, Windvision, Deutsche Finetrading AG…and many others. He successfully combines high-level academic qualifications and years of practical experience in lobbying with advanced communication skills in matters that require strategic corporate representation before local and international institutions.