Marija Galeković

Senior Analyst
HAMAG-BICRO

Bilateral Meetings

  • (10:30-16:00 )
DescriptionCroatian Agency for SMEs, Innovations and Investments (HAMAG-BICRO) was founded with the aim of supporting the development of small and medium-sized enterprises, improving the innovation process and encouraging investments. During the 20 years of operation, HAMAG-BICRO has been consistently committed to growth and development of SMEs and crafts in the Republic of Croatia by facilitating their access to finance. The Agency’s main objective is reflected in the strategic creation of a unique system that would provide support to entrepreneurs through all development stages of operation starting from research and development of an idea to commercialization and placement on the market. The Agency’s activities include the promotion of establishment and development of small business entities, financing operation and development of small business entities by loans and guarantees issuing for approved loans by creditors as well as promotion of investments in small business. The Agency’s also provides financial support to innovative and technology-oriented enterprises in Croatia by increasing commercialization of knowledge and awareness about the value of innovations, supporting the transfer of knowledge and technological solutions from the scientific sector to economy, promoting the establishment and development of technology infrastructure and participation in the creation and development of venture capital industry. By supporting the growth and development of SMEs and crafts, it attempts to stimulate Croatia’s economic growth to strengthen the Croatian global competitiveness. The Agency’s activities are within the competence of the Ministry of Entrepreneurship and Crafts. The Agency is an independent institution under the supervision of the Ministry of Economy, Entrepreneurship, and Crafts.
Organization Type State authority / Ministry
CountryCroatia
CityZagreb, Ksaver 208 Google map
Areas of Activities

Financing