Sandra Dokić

Sandra Dokić was born in Belgrade on 25 January, 1976. She graduated from the Faculty of Law, University of Belgrade, in 2005, and is currently writing a Master thesis for her Master Study Programme “Economic Policy and Development” at the Faculty of Economics, University of Belgrade.

In June 2015 she was appointed Secretary of the Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications.

From 2012 to 2015 she was employed in the Pension and Disability Insurance Fund of the Republic of Serbia, first as adviser to the Fund manager, and later as adviser – chief of cabinet of the Fund manager.

From 2008 to 2012 she worked in the Government of the Republic of Serbia in the Cabinet of the Deputy Prime Minister for Social Politics and Social Affairs, first as deputy chief of cabinet and later as chief of cabinet.

She was engaged for three years in the World Bank Project „PARIP“ – Pension Administration Reform Project, as deputy project manager, which was successfully implemented.

She negotiated with the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank during the reform of the Serbian pension system which resulted in passing the Law on Amendments and Supplements to the Law on Pension and Disability Insurance, which came into force in 2011.

From 2007 to 2008 she worked in the Belgrade branch of the Broker-Dealer Association Max Dill from Čačak as a legal adviser in the Corporative Business Department.

Professional development courses attended:

  • a two-week Pension Course in Washington, the USA; organized by the World Bank in 2009,
  • a one-week course in Vienna, Austria: “Legal Aspects of International Financial Institutions”, organized by the IMF in 2011,
  • a Financial and Actuarial Mathematics course, organised by the Institute of Insurance and Actuaries in 2011,
  • a three-week course in the USA: “Multi-ethnic Society and the Role of the Upcoming Generations”, invited by the Embassy of the USA in Belgrade, and sponsored by the State Department in 2012,
  • the ECDL certificate.

Foreign languages: English; elementary Polish

Marital status: married, three children