Juraj Kotian

Juraj Kotian Member of the Council

Mgr. Juraj Kotian graduated in 1999 from the Department of Economic and Financial Mathematics at the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics of Comenius University in Bratislava. From 2000 he worked at Slovenská sporiteľňa, first as a financial markets’ Analyst and later as Head of market analysis and Chief Economist. In 2007, he moved to Vienna to Erste Group Bank, the parent bank of the group, where he works as an Economist and Head of macroeconomic and financial analysis for the region of Central and Eastern Europe. J. Kotian has devoted his entire professional life to macroeconomic forecasts and contributed to the professional discussion on the country's economic direction. In 2004-2007 he was a member of the Committee of Macroeconomic and Tax Forecasts of the Ministry of Finance of the Slovak Republic, in 2012-2017 he was the chairman of the Club of Economic Analysts in Slovakia and in 2017 he became a member of the Value for Money advisory body. J. Kotian is a graduate of the Marshall Memorial Fellowship program in the USA and has also completed several training modules at IESE, the University of Navarra in Barcelona and the Ashrigde Business School in the United Kingdom. He is married and has four children.

Beginning of membership: 08 February 2018
End of membership: 07 February 2025