Matteo Ballarin was born in 1973. He received his engineer diploma from University of Padua. Matteo is President, founder and owner of the group led by Light Energy.
On the electricity market since 1999 he has worked in several companies collaborating in the growth and consolidation of major players like Multiutility Spa, Meta Spa (now merged into Hera Spa) and Energetic Source Spa.
Dr SVETISLAV BULATOVICMember of the Board
Dr. Svetislav Bulatovic was born in 1955. He received his Doctor of Technical Sciences diploma in 1987 from Belgrade University. He spent his entire career in energy sector of South East Europe, assuming high positions in different power utilities in public and private sector. Dr. Bulatovic was one of the pioneers of the energy market liberalization in Balkan region, introducing market based techniques. He was one of the founders and major shareholder of the most successful energy trading company in Central and South East Europe – EFT. Since 2014, he is developing, through the holding structure New Energy Trading, various activities in power and gas sectors in the same region.
MARINA VULICChief Operating Officer
Marina is Chief Operating Officer in LE Trading Group and Managing Director of Network for Trading. Previously she spent almost 20 years working in two major South East European power trading companies as a Head of Back Office and Project Manager for developing Energy Trading Software, by which she gained huge international experience and knowledge in power trading and energy investments.
STEVE FROUSTISChief Financial Officer
Steve has a long experience in the Financial and Banking sectors and has spent a big part of his career working for the BNP Paribas Group in Greece holding various positions of responsibility within the Corporate Banking Division.
He joined Piraeus Bank in Greece in 2007 as an Area Manager responsible for large Corporate Banking Clients in the United States, Egypt, Bulgaria and Serbia. He later became the Head of the International Corporate Banking Division of the Piraeus Bank Group.
In 2010, he joined Piraeus Bank Belgrade as an Executive Board Member. As Deputy General Manager of the Bank, he was responsible for the Corporate Banking Division, the Treasury Division, the Recovery Banking Division and also supervised the Risk Management Division. He was a member of all of the major committees of the Bank and a member of the Supervisory Board of Piraeus Leasing and Piraeus Rent in Serbia.
ARTUR GOEDICKEChief Business Development Officer
Artur Goedicke is a professional with a well-balanced and broad business experience. His professional profile combines Financial, Marketing, Energy, Construction, Media and Tourism industry experience.
Senior and Board level positions he has occupied include multinational and regional companies like Deloitte, Erste, Vecernji list, etc. Experience includes membership in a number of Supervisory boards and teaching in Business Schools.
NIKOLA NEDICHead of Trading
Nikola Nedic has mastered Mechanical Engineering and gained five years of intensive experience in the Power markets. His focus is the region of Southeast Europe.
Nikola obtained various roles. Through his roles of Scheduler, Trader and Portfolio manager he added value to a company market position and made a significant contribution to LE Trading in becoming one of the leading power trading companies on the market.
Nikola currently leads a team of young, eager professionals in the field, while motivating them to increase sales, profits, promote brand recognition and create long-lasting partnerships.