Marta Batinić Petrović graduated from the Faculty of Economics and Business at the University of Zagreb and got an MA from the Faculty of Political Science, in the specialist MA program “Croatia and Europe”. From 2003 to 2015 she worked as the financial coordinator of the Heinrich Böll Stiftung’s Zagreb office.

Key qualifications: years of experience in running and financially reporting on projects co-financed by the German government and European NGOs.

She managed the Institute’s entire finances from 2015 to 2019.


  • one-year international education by Dadalos: International UNESCO Education Server for Civic, Peace and Human Rights Education, Training for EDC (Education for Democratic Citizenship) Multipliers: Teaching Politics in SEE
  • Project cycle management (PCM) seminar
  • Navision