Samira Nuhanovic is the Chief Operations Officer at Softhouse Balkans, a branch of Softhouse Consulting, Swedish IT company. Prior to joining the IT sector, Samira has worked for over twelve years with international and local non-government organization in various capacities including advising roles and team lead positions in the areas of entrepreneurship and youth development. Samira holds a PhD in cooperative economics from the University of Trento in Italy and European Research Institute on Cooperative and Social Enterprises and an MPhil in International Relations from the University of Cambridge, UK. Her research interests include organizational change, talent development, social economy.