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Žiga Vavpotič

Outfit7
Žiga Vavpotič has extensive experience in the management of companies, in recent years the company Outfit7 (Talking Tom).

The more than five-year career of Žiga Vavpotič in business management is connected with the success story of Outfit7 (best known for the global phenomenon Talking Tom that evolved from a simple app to a global media franchise), where Žiga started as a contractor and two and a half years after selling the company to a new Chinese owner worth billions of dollars through various top management positions, took over the responsibilities of chairman of the board. After his two-year tenure, the company has grown in many ways, reaching a milestone of 10 billion downloads, making Outfit7 one of the largest and fastest growing international family entertainment companies in the world. He continues the successful cooperation with two new functions: Vavpotič is advisor to the President of the Management Board of Jinke Holding Group (owner of Outfit7) and non-executive director of Outfit7.

 

At the same time Vavpotič is the owner of Globaldreamvision, co-founder of Zavod Ypsilon (Ypsilon Institute), social company Simbioza Genesis, ABC Business Accelerator, co-initiator of the Center for Social Entrepreneurship the University of Ljubljana, the thought center Act Tank and many other socially interesting projects. Žiga Vavpotič is a graduate economist (UN), a university graduate political scientist majoring in international relations, he holds a master in Sociology and is the author of the following books: My very Own Book (Moja sr(e)čna knjiga), Moja žepna sr(e)čna knjiga and Srečna knjiga mojega življenja.

CONSULTING REFERENCES
Scenty Box
Scenty Box
Smart Cargo
FOREIGN MARKET EXPERIENCE
Ciper
Indija
Kitajska
Združene države Amerike
KEY INDUSTRY
Igre in igrače
Izobraževanje in upravljanje znanja
Komunikacija in sodelovanje
Nepremičnine in notranja oprema
Prosti čas, potovanja in turizem
MARKET TYPE EXPERIENCE
B2B
B2C
KEY COMPETENCIES
Investicije in prodaje podjetij
Poslovna strategija
Prodaja in razvoj poslovanja
EXPERIENCE WITH COMPANIES IN DEVELOPMENT STAGES
Drugo
MENTOR IN PROGRAMMES
P2 2020 SPS
SI-SK 2019 SPS