Within the a series of presentations and seminars from management professionals, Business Development Club (BDC) of the International Burch University hosted Dr. Sc. Venan Hažiselimović, CEO of Hifa-Oil on November 19, 2014.
Sen. Teach. Assist. Edin Smajić, Advisor of BDC, official introduced the guest-lecturer underlining importance of meeting with professionals as CEO of Hifa-Oil Company is, and reminding students to their experience of visiting headquarters of the company in Tešanj.
CEO, Dr. Sc. Venan Hadžiselimović, after short personal and educational background introduction delivered his presentation entitled ‘’Business Environment and Economy of Bosnia and Herzegovina’’.
First part of the presentation was based on explaining of positive and negative characteristics of economy in our country from the point of a person who is in the business for almost 20 years, coping with consequences of inadequate business environment.
As from personal experience of working in state and private sector, Hadžiselimović gave possible solutions for situation in the country emphasizing need for rapid and structural reforms with help of international community. Cure for the situation, as Hadžiselimović said, are economic measures, labor regulations, measures to improve liquidity, and improving business environment. Closure of the presentations first part brought encouragement of students to stay in Bosnia and do important things for this country.
Second part the presentation was case study of Hifa-Oil, one of the most successful companies in Bosnia and Herzegovina, where the focal point of the company is to satisfy consumers/customers by high level of quality, service and price.
Question and answer part brought inspiration for studetns to fight and never give up on their dreams.
Dean of Faculty of Economics and Social Studies, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Teoman Duman awarded Venan Hadžiselimović with an Appreciation Letter on behalf of the University with the wishes of continuation of good cooperation.