Based in Belgrade, Lorena currently serves as the Vice President in SEAF South Balkan Fund and SEAF Serbia Impact Fund. Lorena has 15 years of private equity and investment banking experience gained through direct investments in private companies and various M&A advisory projects in the Balkans. Lorena has served as a member of the Board of Directors for Gomex, A2B Express Delivery, Adore Chocolat, the CEED Serbia Foundation, and the Serbian Private Equity Association (SPEA). Prior to joining SEAF, Lorena worked as an associate at Synergy Capital, a Belgrade-based investment boutique company that served as the sell-side and buy-side advisor in large privatization projects in the Balkans. Lorena’s expertise embraces PE and M&A skills, as well as value creation skills gained by providing financial, operational, and strategic advisory support to the entrepreneurs and management teams. Lorena received her Bachelor’s degree (with distinction) and her MBA (with distinction) from the University of Sheffield, the United Kingdom.