Andrej Krajner

Communications Director at NLB Group – Slovenia

Andrej Krajner has more than 15 years of experience in the field of corporate communications and marketing. He began his career during his study years, working in the Slovenian Chamber of Commerce and Industry. 

While finishing his master’s degree, he joined Pristop Group, one of the leading consultancy and communications companies in SE Europe. As a corporate communications consultant, he worked on building the image, communication, and brand strategy of numerous domestic, regional, and global accounts. 

After more than seven years in an agency, he decided to continue his work in the telecommunication company Si.mobil (today A1 Slovenia), a part of A1 Telekom Austria Group. The company is a leading provider of digital services in Central and Eastern Europe, with more than 24 million consumers, and operates in seven countries. There, he took the position of Corporate Communications Manager, and three years later he became the Communications Director. In addition to corporate communications, he is also responsible for marketing communications, brand, events, and CSR. 

After the general regional reorganization of Telekom Austria Group in 2015, he also became the Corporate Communications Director of another company within the group – Vip mobile Serbia. 

In the year 2016 he joined NLB Group. The largest banking and financial group in Slovenia and the only banking group with presence, soul strategic interest, and headquarters in the ex-Yugoslavia region that serves almost 2 million customers, with five companies within the group with the systemic bank status. At first, he was, again, in charge of Corporate Communications, while later he also took over marketing responsibilities, together with strategic brand management, events, CSR, sponsorship and advertising, to name just a few. 

He is the proud father of two sons and enjoys spending his free time with his family in his little Mediterranean house on one of the Adriatic islands.