Published: 1/2/2015 Modified: 31/10/2018

Summary of business activities according to organisational units

The Office of the Governor is responsible for providing support to the Bank's management.

The Internal Audit Office supports the Bank in achieving its objectives, introducing a systematic approach to the assessment and improvement of the Bank's efficiency in risk management.

The Security Office manages the Bank's security system and defines the methods and techniques to improve the Bank's security system.

The Legal Office provides legal assistance in legal issues to the Bank's management and other organisational units.

The Consumer Protection Monitoring Office protects the rights of consumers using the financial and banking services of credit institutions or credit unions within its competence under law.

Credit Institutions Resolvability Assessment Office in accordance with its legal powers, assesses the feasibility and credibility of resolution of credit institutions that experience financial difficulties.

Foreign Exchange Regulation Office implements the foreign exchange policy and authorises foreign exchange offices.

Succession Issues Coordination Office participates in the distribution of assets and liabilities of the former SFRY in accordance with Annex C of the Agreement on Succession Issues.

The Communications Area informs the public about the work of the Croatian National Bank and prepares and co-ordinates the Bank's communications activities.

The Research Area monitors and analyses domestic and international economic and financial developments with the aim of establishing an analytical foundation for the implementation of the CNB's monetary and macroprudential policy and providing timely, high-quality information to the public.

The Statistics Area gathers and processes statistical and administrative data from the reporting units and other institutions and uses this data to compile and publish information on particular statistical indicators as well as entire statistical reports from the area of official statistics in the Republic of Croatia in the part falling under the competence of the Croatian National Bank, in line with the applicable international statistical standards and EU regulations.

The Central Banking Operations Area implements the monetary policy and manages the international reserves and foreign exchange liquidity.

The Prudential Regulation and Supervision Area is responsible for the supervision over the business of credit institutions and credit unions. It also proposes, drafts and issues opinions on the implementation of prudential regulations, drafts the methodology for the exercise of supervision and performs the licensing of credit institutions and credit unions.

The Payment Operations Area performs tasks enabling the successful and safe functioning of payment operations in the country, thus ensuring the safe and efficient use of money as means of payment as well as the performance of non-cash payment transactions, i.e. the transfer of funds from the payer to the payee.

The International Relations is responsible for European cooperation and cooperation with international financial institutions.

The Controlling and Accounting Area implements a management-oriented controlling concept and compiles the CNB's financial statements in line with legal regulations in order to provide support to business decision-making and management and to other end users.

The Information Technology Area is responsible for application system development and operational tasks.

The Support Services Area is responsible for human resources management, technical and general services, procurement and business protocol.

Organisational sheme

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Boris Vujčić, PhD +385 14564-781 +385 14550-598
Deputy Governor
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Sandra Švaljek, PhD +385 14564-561 +385 14564-733
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Roman Šubić, PhD +385 14565-008 +385 14565-036
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Martina Drvar, MSc +385 14564-601 +385 14550-598
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Tomislav Presečan, MSc +385 14590-316 +385 14564-975
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Neven Barbaroša +385 14564-664 +385 14564-733
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Michael Faulend, PhD +385 14564-865 +385 14564-737
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Bojan Fras +385 14564-893 +385 14564-737
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Slavko Tešija, MSc +385 14564-776 +385 14564-699
Chief Economist
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Vedran Šošić, MSc +385 14564-548 +385 14565-036
Chief Operating Officer
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Tomislav Presečan, MSc +385 14565-025 +385 14564-975
Central Banking Operations Area
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Executive Director: Irena Kovačec, MSc +385 14564-665 +385 14565-783
Monetary Operations Department
Director: Gordan Prugovečki +385 14564-665 +385 14565-579
Liquidity Forecasts Division
Open Market Operations Division
Transactions Processing Division
International Reserves and Foreign Exchange Liquidity Department
Director: Dražen Mikulčić, MSc +385 14565-092 +385 14565-095
Foreign Exchange Trading and Investment Division (front office)
Foreign Exchange Settlement Division (back office)
Investment Research and Performance Evaluation Division (middle office)
Market Strategy Division
Research Area
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Executive Director: Ljubinko Jankov, MSc +385 14564-888, +385 14564-890 +385 14564-784
Economic Analysis Department
Director: Gordi Sušić +385 14564-869, +385 14564-890 +385 14564-784
Monetary Analysis Division
Balance of Payments and Exchange Rate Projection and Analysis Division
Real Sector and Budget Analysis Division
Modelling Department
Director: Davor Kunovac +385 14590-371, +385 14564-890 +385 14564-784
Financial Stability Department
Director: Maja Bukovšak +385 14564-751, +385 14564-761 +385 14590-396
Statistics Area
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Executive Director: Tomislav Galac +385 14564-738 +385 14550-854
Monetary and Financial Statistics Department
Director: Lidija Hećimović, MSc +385 14564-860 +385 14550-854
Monetary Financial Institutions Statistics Division
Securities and Non-Monetary Financial Institutions Statistics Division
Financial Accounts and Fiscal Statistics Division
External Statistics Department
Director: Alen Škudar, MSc +385 14564-867 +385 14550-854
Balance of Payments Statistics Division
External Debt and International Investment Position Statistics Division
General Economic Statistics and Statistical Information Systems Department
Director: Davor Galinec, PhD +385 14564-618 +385 14550-854
Prudential Regulation and Supervision Area
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Executive Director: Željko Jakuš +385 14564-941 +385 14564-911
Prudential Regulation Department
Director: Sanja Petrinić Turković, MSc +385 14564-979 +385 14564-911
Regulation Division
Division for Supervision of Advanced Approaches
Reporting and Analysis Department
Director: Vedran Bartol +385 14565-069 +385 14565-053
Prudential Reporting Division
Prudential System Analysis Division
Supervision Department I
Director: Renata Samodol, MSc +385 14564-902 +385 14565-053
Supervision Department II
Director: Tomislav Jelinić +385 14565-017 +385 14565-052
Supervision Department III
Director: Mario Varjačić +385 14564-931 +385 14565-052
Information Systems Supervision Department
Director: Damir Blažeković, MSc +385 14564-582 +385 14565-052
Office of the Governor
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Director: Nina Srkalović +385 14564-567 +385 14550-598
Internal Audit Office
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Director: Boris Bušac, MSc +385 14564-595 +385 14610-551
Security Office
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Director: Zoran Bogdanović +385 14590-376 +385 14564-778
Legal Office
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Director: Dražen Odorčić +385 14564-859 +385 14564-874
Consumer Protection Monitoring Office
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Director: Snježana Levar +385 14590-330 +385 14590-332
Payment Operations Area
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Executive Director: Ivan Biluš +385 14564-627 +385 14564-971
Payment Operations Regulation and Development Department
Director: Mario Maravić +385 14564-596 +385 14564-971
Payment Operations Supervision Department
Director: Tomislav Mišić +385 14564-992 +385 14564-971
Payment Systems Operations Department
Director: Marijo Pastuović +385 14565-038 +385 14564-704
Payment Systems Division
Client Operations Division
Currency Department
Director: Tihomir Mavriček +385 14564-612 +385 14610-549
Currency Policies Division
Currency Safekeeping, Processing and Distribution Division
Counterfeiting Prevention and Currency Analysis Division
International Relations Area
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Executive Director: Sanja Tomičić, MSc +385 14565-035 +385 14564-768
European Relations Department
Director: Davor Lončarek, MSc +385 14564-853 +385 14564-768
ESCB and ESRB Division
EU Policies Division
International Financial Institutions Department
Director: Maja Landsman +385 14564-551 +385 14564-768
International Financial Institutions Policies Division
Division for Financial Relations with International Financial Institutions
Planning, Controlling and Accounting Area
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Executive Director: Diana Jakelić, PhD +385 14564-808 +385 14550-594
Controlling Department
Director: Irena Topić, MSc +385 14590-335 +385 14550-594
Accounting Department
Director: Mario Varović, MSc +385 14564-725 +385 14550-594
Central Accounting Division
Domestic Currency Analytical Bookkeeping Division
Foreign Exchange Analytical Bookkeeping Division
Internal Accounting Operations Division
Finance and Administrative Accounting Division
Support Services Area
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Executive Director: Boris Zaninović +385 14564-943 +385 14564-990
Human Resources Department
Director: Željka Majher +385 14565-016 +385 14565-022
Technical Services Department
Director: Roman Kos +385 14564-886 +385 14564-929
Technical Support Services Division
Maintenance Division
General Services Department
Director: Nataša Radovčić +385 14564-672 +385 14610-551
General Support Services Division
Mail Services Division
Facilities Supply and Storage Services Division
Procurement Department
Director: Vjekoslav Kozina +385 14564-701 +385 14564-700
Business Protocol Department
Director: Dražena Zgombić +385 14564-690  
Communications Area
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Executive Director: Alemka Lisinski +385 14596-312 +385 14564-737
Public Relations Department
Director: Dejana Rebernik, MSc +385 14564-576 +385 14590-314
Publishing Department
Director: Romana Sinković, MSc +385 14565-006 +385 14564-687
Publishing Division
Translating and Language-Editing Division
Library and Documentation Centre
Succession Issues Coordination Office
Director: Snježana Raić +385 14564-651
Foreign Exchange Regulation Office
Director: Zoran Jurak +385 14564-649
Credit Institutions Resolvability Assessment Office
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Director: Lidija Pranjić +385 14565-021 +385 14596-341
Information Technology Area
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Executive Director: Mario Žgela, PhD +385 14564-767 +385 14565-073
Application Systems Development Department
Director: Ivana Pavačić-Bekić, MSc +385 14564-789 +385 14564-693
Design Division
Programming Division
Quality Assurance Division
IT Operations Department
Director: Davor Đeker +385 14564-752 +385 14565-073
Network and Operating Systems Management Division
Database, Enterprise Reporting Systems and Document Management Division
User Support Division
Information System Security and Protection Division