Stjepan Oreskovic

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Stjepan stands at the intersection of entrepreneurship and science, holding firm to the belief that leadership and coaching capabilities are cornerstones for businesses' enduring development.

His visionary approach has propelled the M Plus Group from a niche BPTO firm to a global player in the CX industry. Within five years, this publicly traded entity (MRUL), where he is a majority shareholder, expanded its global footprint to 17 countries and operates in 62 markets, boasting over 14,700 employees.

The company's commitment to excellence and innovation was recognized with Frost & Sullivan's 2022 European Entrepreneurial Company of the Year Award, underscoring its leadership in advancing SDG/ESG sustainability objectives.

Stjepan's ethical business practices earned him the prestigious Nikola Tesla Genius for the Future Award in 2023, awarded by Transparency International.

His influence extends into academia and advisory roles, serving as President of the Supervisory Board at the IEDC Bled School of Management and as a member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts. Stjepan's academic pursuits are anchored at the University of Zagreb School of Medicine, where he engages in interdisciplinary projects demonstrating his commitment to advancing scientific and educational fronts.

As the principal investigator of the Global GRAND Project, in collaboration with teams from Harvard Medical School, Zagreb, and Ljubljana School of Medicine, he spearheads research that involves more than 70 research teams in several countries. His directorship at the World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for HIV Strategic Information has been pivotal in enhancing global HIV response strategies, benefiting 2600 professionals across 111 countries.

Stjepan's prolific scholarly output includes 156 peer-reviewed articles published by leading academic presses, contributing significantly to healthcare intervention and research in tobacco control, obesity prevention, and digital addictions. His work not only garnered academic acclaim but also influenced public opinion and policy. He was featured in top-tier media outlets and consulted international organizations like the World Bank, the EU Commission, and WHO.

For a deeper insight into Stjepan's contributions and ongoing projects, visit his LinkedIn profile.