Alek Bakalović is the CEO of Bosna Bank International. He is a banker with over 20 years of experience, 15 of which are in the positions of Executive Director of treasury/finance and corporate & investment banking. Alek built his career in European banking groups in Bosnia and Herzegovina and joined BBI Bank as a CEO in March 2022. As a long-term Corporate & Investment banker, he knows very well the economic situation in BiH and key people in the economy and society. He understands the position of BiH companies, their needs and their potential. He loves working in a cross-border environment and has extensive experience working with multinational clients. Mr Bakalović is well acquainted with the money markets and capital markets, considering that he worked as a broker early in his career. He was born in Sarajevo in 1976, where he finished high school. After the war, he went to Malaysia, where he graduated in Business Administration with a Major in Finance. After graduating in 2000, he returned to Sarajevo. He is married and the father of three children.