European Jewish Association

Danilo Medic

Mr. Danilo Medić, current President of the Jewish community of Belgrade, has two and a half decades of experience working in both private and public sectors of Serbia as well as Singapore.

From 1994 until 2006, he worked as the Representative for TOPCON Europe in South-east Europe, in parallel – from 1997 until 2003 – being a co-owner of IDEA (largest food wholesaler in Serbia). From 2000 until 2001, Mr. Medić acted as the Vice-President and Board Member of the National Theatre, from 2000 until 2002 – as the Chief Financial Officer at Parking Service Belgrade public utility company. During the same period, from 1996 until 2000, Mr. Medić had been a team member for elections control against then-President Slobodan Milošević.

During Serbian Prime Minister Zoran Đinđić’s tenure, Mr. Medić had been a member of his cabinet (2001-2002). From 2004 until 2012, he was a co-owner of Dahlia (Serbian cosmetics company) as well as the Managing Director for its Singapore division (Dahlia Investments Pte. Ltd.) from 2005 until 2012, simultaneously – from 2006 until 2007 – acting as the Director of the Youth Committee at the Rotary Club of Singapore. In turn, after return to Serbia, he was the President of the Rotary Club Belgrade International from 2012 until 2013. Presently, since 2013, Mr. Medić acts as a Consultant for Saint-Gobain Construction Products D.O.O. in Serbia.

Before becoming the President of Belgrade’s Jewish community in 2017, Mr. Medić had been its Board Member from 2016 until 2017. Mr. Medić also serves as the Board Member of the Water Polo Federation of Serbia (since 2018) and holds an MBA degree.