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About MEF

  • Introduction

    • Montenegrin Employers Federation (MEF) is an independent, non-governmental, non-political and not-for-profit organization based on voluntary membership. MEF was founded and registered on April 9th 2002 according to the Ministry of Justice decision no. 02-1976/02. With the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs decision no. 0101-6048/2 from August 30th 2005, MEF was granted the status of representativity whereby it becomes an umbrella employers’ organization in Montenegro representing as such an independent voice of business at national and international level. Having signed the National Tripartite Agreement on December 28th 2006, MEF became a social partner – an official representative of employers in relation to Government and trade unions.

      MEF actively contributes to improvement of business climate and elimination of business barriers providing a wide variety of services to its members. Along with representing the interests of employers in tripartite working groups and bodies at national level that work on the development of legislation, strategies and action plans, MEF services include provision of legal advises in the areas relevant for enterprise operations, economic studies and analyses, seminars and trainings delivery, production of publications, implementation of EU funded projects, and networking activities at national and international level.

  • Position

    • MEF has been a representative employers’ organization in Montenegro since 2005.

      MEF has been a representative employers’ organization in Montenegro since 2005. MEF strongly cooperates with International Labor Organization (ILO) following its principles and standards in daily operations. MEF is a member of:

      • IOE – International Organization of Employers
      • Business Europe – Association of European employers’ organizations.

      MEF is an observer member of BIAC since 2015 and a co-founder of AREC (Adriatic Region Employers Centre).

      MEF is a member of national Social Council, and is specifically active in the process of founding social councils at local level.

      MEF founded an Association of Business Women and helped foundation of other employers’ associations at local and sector level.

      MEF has formed Coordination bodies for cooperation with Tax Administration, Customs Administration and Ministry of Economy as well as a Working body with Directorate for Anti-Corruption Initiative.

      MEF is a signatory of a series of agreements and protocols of cooperation with numerous institutions and organizations, local governments, university units, companies and other entities in Montenegro.

      MEF cooperates with numerous employers’ organizations, international forums and bodies and other entities at international level. Cooperation agreements are signed with Slovenian Employers Organization (ZDS), Serbian Employers Association (UPS), Croatian Employers Association (HUP), Association of Employers of Bosnia and Herzegovina (APBIH), Confederation of Employers of Macedonia (CERM) and Albania (KOPSH), with Confederation of Industry of the Czech Republic, Association "Italia Opera", Maltese Employers Association…

      MEF signed a United Nations strategic initiative for enterprises – UN Global Compact.

      For the purpose of macroeconomic stability and correct industrial relations, MEF signed a Memorandum with Government and Trade Union on social partnership in the circumstance of global economic crisis.

  • Predrag Mitrovic

    President

    • PREDRAG MITROVIĆ - Short biography

      Predrag Mitrovic, born on March 9th 1962 in Podgorica, Montenegro, graduated economics at the University of Belgrade. From the successful professional career of Mr. Mitrovic, it should be highlighted that he was Ambassador of Montenegro to the Republic of Northern Macedonia (December 2014 - December 2018), one of the founders of MEF as well as chairman of the MEF within three mandates (in the period from 2004 to 2014).

      Also, Mr. Mitrovic was Vice President of Montenegro's Social Council, one of the founders of CEPOJAR (Center for Employers of the Adriatic Region), and a member of numerous councils, commissions and other professional bodies formed at the national level. In the Montenegrin public, he was also known as a successful businessman, founder and CEO of "MP Marketing" ltd company, and founder of the former, specialized journal "CG Economist". His former business biography is characterized by engagements in the following positions: the Vice-President of the Olympic Committee of Montenegro and a member of the Presidency of the Olympic Committee of Serbia and Montenegro, the President of the Tennis Association of Montenegro and the President of the Tennis Federation of Yugoslavia, the President of the Management Board of the Union of Employers of Yugoslavia.

      Mr. Mitrovic is married and a father of two children.

  • Management Board

    • 13. Jul - Plantaže a.d.
      Asocijacija poslovnih žena
      Arhimed d.o.o
      Adria AG d.o.o
      Aerodromi Crne Gore a.d.
      Alter Modus d.o.o
      Bild studio d.o.o
      Benicomerc d.o.o.
      Cerovo d.o.o
      Crnogorski Telekom a.d.
      Crnogorska Komercijalna Banka (CKB)
      Crnogorski elektroprenosni sistem Crne Gore (CEDIS) a.d.
      Crnagoraput a.d.
      Congres Travel d.o.o
      Double L d.o.o
      Data Lab d.o.o.
      Elko Tim d.o.o
      Elektroprivreda Crne Gore (EPCG) a.d.
      Enter d.o.o.
      Economic Team d.o.o
      Euro Petrol d.o.o
      Fakultet za državne i evropske studije
      HTP Budvanska Rivijera a.d.
      Hotelijer d.o.o.
      Healty Life Cf
      Higijena a.d.
      ICT Cortex
      International Trade Consulting
      Inqest d.o.o
      IPC Tehnopolis
      Jugopetrol AD
      Kalamper d.o.o
      Luka Kotor a.d.
      Luka Bar a.d.
      Medical Spa Asocijacija CG
      Mesopromet d.o.o.
      Mil Pop d.o.o
      Mp Marketing d.o.o.
      Mna Gaming d.o.o
      Montenegro education
      MTEL d.o.o.
      Nezavisno Udruženje sudskih vještaka Crne Gore
      Nlb Banka a.d.
      Ocean Montenegro d.o.o
      Odbor za taksi prevoz
      Odbor za trgovinu odjećom i obućom
      Odbor za zdravstvo
      Philia d.o.o.
      Preduzetnik
      Pošta Crne Gore
      PZU Dr Vuksanović
      Rudnik uglja AD
      Stella marketi d.o.o.
      Savez frizera i kozmetičara Crne Gore
      Terna CG d.o.o
      Tina Time d.o.o
      Turističko Udruženje Žabljak– Hotel "Javor"
      Ulcinj biznis alijansa
      Udruženje umjetničkih zanatlija
      Zemljoradnička zadruga Vrbica
  • Executive Board

    • Predrag Mitrović

      President

      Slobodan Mikavica

      Vice-president (Elko Tim)

      Slaviša Šćekić

      Vice-president (Double L)

      Drago Mitrović

      Member (Terna)

      Igor Papić

      Member (Admiral Bet)

      Nreka Gojčaj

      Member (Euro Petrol)

      Emin Duraković

      Member (Cerovo)

      Nenad Drašković

      Member (Philia)

      Zoran Milovanović

      Member (Mtel)

      Ljubica Kostić Bukarica

      Member (Business Women Association of Montenegro)

      Danko Obradović

      Member (Data Lab)

      Vesna Radojević

      Member (Montenegro education)

      Tatjana Šćepanović

      Member (Economic Team)

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