International Advisory Board: Igor Lukšić

Official candidate for the UN Secretary General 2016, Prime Minister 2010-2012, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Affairs and European Integration 2012-2016, Minister of Finance 2004-2010, Member of Parliament of Montenegro 2001-2003, Member of Parliament of Serbia and Montenegro 2003-2006


Presently, Luksic is with PwC as South East Europe public sector director Luksic holds PhD in the economics of transition and is an associate professor of the University of Donja Gorica Podgorica (UDG).


Spending most of his professional career up to date in the public sector and serving in several governmental positions Luksic was committed to political and economic freedoms giving boost to many economic and political reforms. Luksic advocated for transparency, put emphasis on dialogue and proactive approach both related to internal and foreign relations.

While Prime Minister Montenegro opened accession talks with the EU and completed accession to WTO. When Finance Minister Montenegro pursued significant public finance management and tax reforms, obtained first ever credit rating, sold first Eurobonds and made significant steps to improve Doing Business ranking. As Foreign Minister Luksic was among the key cabinet members working to meet NATO membership conditions and was crucial in launching Western Balkans 6 initiative.


Married, father of three.