Peter Mihelj, Chief Operating Officer

Peter Mihelj

Chief Operating Officer

Peter Mihelj joined NIL in 2016, bringing with him over 15 years of experience in management and IT project management in finance, health care and technology verticals. During his career, he acted in various roles spanning from project manager, project director, director of strategic operations, chief operations officer, and IT consultant. He worked extensively on EU research and development projects, processes of digital transformation and management of international teams.

Under his leadership of project management office, NIL successfully consolidated and upgraded the project lead processes. Based on this track record, Peter was appointed to the position of Chief Operating Officer (COO) in 2018. In this role, he ensured NIL operated in the way it is directed in the corporate strategy and that the work processes at NIL ran smoothly: all with one key goal in mind – the highest possible customer satisfaction.

Peter holds a bachelor’s degree in economics and a master’s degree in informatics management. He is a member of the Project Management Institute (PMI) of Slovenia and Liaison at the PMIef organization, where he is active as a mentor and program leader. Peter is married; his wife Vesna works as a head nurse in a hospital. They have three children and in free time they enjoy family time and taking care of their vineyard and olive garden.