Pedja Predin is GP of Fifth Quarter Ventures, new regional early stage VC fund focused on providing extensive operating support to startups and building global stories from Southeast Europe.
Pedja brings 12+ years of experience in VC investing, corporate strategy, business development and global expansion. Prior to setting up his own fund, he worked as VC investor at SC Ventures (a regional VC fund), has served in various management roles at Norwegian unicorn company Gelato (www.gelato.com), including Head of Global Expansion, China Country Manager and Head of Logistics, and as Business Manager at Microsoft CEE (based out of Germany). Pedja also plays an active role in the startup and blockchain community in Serbia and Southeast Europe through mentoring, coaching and angel investments. He obtained his MBA from INSEAD (France), and BS in Finance from St. Francis College (New York, US).