New member: Alfa Energy Group

We are very pleased to welcome Alfa Energy Group to our exclusive business network – the Association of Business Services Leaders in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Alfa Energy Group is an international energy consultancy that specializes in energy cost management. They are responsible for the process of building business energy strategies for all industries and they work hard on keeping them running. The four key areas of their focus, when it comes to managing energy costs, include: Supply-Side Management Energy Data Management Demand-Side Management Carbon Management More info…  

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The First ABSL Webinar

In the midst of the COVID-19 situation that has impacted the whole world, we have managed to adapt and to transform the previously planned lecture into a digital format. Together with our colleagues from PwC, on March 31th 2020, we organized the very first ABSL Webinar! “VAT treatment of professional services in accordance with the Law on VAT in BiH” was the theme of this webinar and it was elaborated by Alisa Šehović, tax consultant working for PricewaterhouseCoopers Tax and Advisory. Our first digital session, hosted on the Google Hangouts platform, covered several useful and interesting topics, especially relevant for companies working within or cooperating with the BFSI…

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The first constituent meeting of the ABSL BiH Strategic Board was held in Sarajevo

The Association of Business Service Leaders in Bosnia and Herzegovina (ABSL) is the leading organization within the business services sector. It was established primarily to represent the business interests of all domestic companies that offer their services to foreign markets, to assist in expanding the scope of business of these companies within the domestic and foreign markets, to allocate new clients and to improve the business environment and legal framework within this industry. After many years of successful activity across the territories of Poland, Romania, Latvia, Switzerland and the Czech Republic, the Association formally commenced operations in Bosnia and Herzegovina in 2019. In these locations across Europe, ABSL…

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Phil Randazzo: Sarajevo looks like a small growing Silicon Valley

Phil Randazzo, former Deputy Director of Innovation Sector at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF), recently visited Sarajevo to evaluate the innovation potential in BiH. As a member of the Transformers Roadshow jury – the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) competition held in Sarajevo in 2019, with the support of Bosnia Bank International (BBI) d.d. Sarajevo, Randazzo had the opportunity to talk to Bosnian innovators. He highlighted the potential that Bosnia and Herzegovina has and his beliefs that our country and Sarajevo may become a small growing Silicon Valley. “We saw fifteen different presenters at the finals of the IsDB Transformers Roadshow competition in Sarajevo and they did…

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New member: DVC Solutions

DVC Solutions, an international IT company specialized in web and mobile development services, joined the Association of Business Service Leaders in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Their development is mainly based on open source technologies. DVC Solutions is founded in 2013. Over time, from product-based business, company’s focus turns on performing services of custom software development and further growth was based largely on that basis. Their experience, knowledge, and expertise have grown, so they started to do more serious mid-term projects. Since they have established a very disciplined and responsible business model that has been recognized by customers around the world, they managed to achieve successful long-term cooperation with many…

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New members: Represent Communications

Represent Communications, one of the largest regional agencies for integrated communications, joined the Association of Business Service Leaders in Bosnia and Herzegovina as a member. Represent is engaged in creating communication strategies, building the image and good reputation of companies, organizations and individuals, as well as creating integrated digital campaigns, managing social networks, creating websites, optimizing search engine sites (SEO), and Google advertising. In addition to the PR sector, Represent Communications Bosnia and Herzegovina also has a Content Creation sector, as well as Digital Marketing. They are an affiliate of Weber Shandwick, one of the largest global PR agencies. With a decade and a half of experience, five…

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New Member: Ministry of Programming joined ABSL

We are extremely proud to welcome Ministry of Programming, #21 fastest growing tech company in Central Europe, as our member. Ministry of Programming is an IT company with a supercharged tech team specialized in building startups. They build startups in Fintech, Healthcare, E-commerce domains, and adding more every day. They are immensely proud to be in this year’s Deloitte Technology Fast 50 in Central Europe for fast-growing technology companies. As a partner specialized in building startups they can help you craft a powerful product and marketing strategy to win the market, discover and design a perfect product UX/UI that will delight users, develop a robust Software MVP or…

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Canton Sarajevo: 143 thousands of Euros to fund 150 IT students

The Ministry of Economy of Sarajevo Canton has allocated 280,000 KM (cca 143,000.00 EUR) in the budget for financing the two-year IT professional study program at the University of Sarajevo. Haris Bašić, Minister of Economy of Sarajevo Canton, Tatjana Vucic, Executive Director of Bit Alliance, Jasmin Velagic, Dean of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering in Sarajevo, and Mustafa Memic, Dean of the Faculty of Science in Sarajevo, signed the Agreement on the realization of the program “Support to the Development of the IT Industry”. provided funding for a two-year IT professional study program for 150 students. At the initiative of the association of IT companies “Bit Alliance”, the…

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New Member: Sys Company

We are very pleased to welcome Sys Company to our exclusive business network – the Association of Business Services Leaders in Bosnia and Herzegovina. SYS Company d.o.o is a privately-owned IT company founded in 1999, in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Since its founding, SYS Company has established itself as a true value added distributor with the aim of offering its clients the highest possible quality of products and services. Today, this remains the primary trait of the company. Sys Company provides Finance & Accounting (F&A), HR (incl. Payroll), Marketing and IT Services such as Application Lifecycle Management (incl. software development), IT User Support/Service Desk, IT Infrastructure Management/ Support… SYS…

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New member: Algotech joined ABSL in Bosnia and Herzegovina

IT company Algotech that provides IT Services and Business Transformation Services joined the Association of Business Service Leaders in Bosnia and Herzegovina as a member. Algotech BiH, a member of Algotech group headquartered in Belgrade, Serbia, is a reputable provider of contact center and customer experience solutions. Algotech also provides solutions for a true digital transformation: an e-Forms platform, which enables customers to go paperless, automate business processes, speed up business transactions and enhance customer experience, and an ECM (Enterprise Content Management), i.e. a single enterprise information platform designed to manage customers’ content, processes and cases. Algotech is a company specialized in designing and implementing the integrated communication…

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