Slobodanka Pavlović is the founder of Social Prudence, providing consultancy and support to business
innovation led solutions to social and environmental challenges and sustainable development
encompassing concepts such as social enterprise, social finance, and strategic corporate social
She has 15 years of professional engagement with Erste Group Bank Vienna that resulted in good
knowledge in developing financial products and non-financial support and capacity building
programs for social enterprises as well as extensive practice knowledge in existing innovative
social finance tools currently in use or under development in the European context (such as social
impact bonds, payment-by-result schemes, hybrid financing tools, blended finance) represents
main consultancy expertise area.
With Erste Social Banking Development was responsible for initiating and designing an extensive
regional support program “Step by Step” in CEE and Western Balkans. She was a member of the
European Commission Expert group on social economy and social enterprises (GECES) and holds
MSc in State Management and Humanitarian Affairs and BSc in Economy.