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Leadership Voyage with Matej Potokar, Executive Vice President, CosyLab

Next meeting for Young Professionals will be a firsthand leadership travelogue. Our guest will be Matej Potokar, Executive Vice President, Cosylab, a reputable business leader with international experience. He recently switched from corporate IT world to entrepreneurial world.

What questions we will seek answers to?

  • What is success?
  • How to build a winning team? How to motivate people? Where to search for talents? What is the role of organizational culture and values?
  • What comes along with the switch from corporate to entrepreneurial world? And what is the world of rapid change bringing to us?
  • What is the future of relationships in times of rapid change? How to develop leadership skills and how to transfer knowledge?


Matej Potokar, Executive Vice President, CosyLab. Matej Potokar is a business leader with global experience. After a successful international career at Microsoft – 7th largest global technology leader, he recently switched to Cosylab, Slovenian company with entrepreneurial vision and worldwide leader in controls for particle accelerators, both for Proton Therapy systems and for large-scale experimental physics machines. His remit is to drive the global market strategy and expansion for this global award winning and government recognized visionary innovator in control systems and instrumentation.

At Microsoft he led a team of more than 700 employees in 14 states. He led exceptional talents and teams to drive complex business turnarounds, market development and expansion strategies, achieving rapid revenue growth, increased service and operational excellence.

When and where?

March 6, 2018

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.,

Cosylab, Gerbičeva ulica 64, Ljubljana.

Invitation applies to 8th generation of AmCham Young ProfessionalsTM. Please confirm your attendance. If you are unable to attend the event, please send a message to young@amcham.si.

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