Gaber Kontelj

Senior Counsel


+386 820 51185


Croatian, English, Serbian, Slovenian, Spanish

Gaber Kontelj’s career embraces 20 years of work experience, mostly in the private sector (Insurance, Chemicals, Technology and Telecommunications). For more than 16 years he has held managerial positions in Legal, Compliance and HR areas, the most recent as Director of Legal Affairs at Telekom Slovenije.

He was involved in numerous M&A projects, international contract management cases, cross border negotiations, litigation and arbitration cases. He conducted countless compliance and legal workshops, trainings and presentations. At Siemens, a pioneer in compliance systems, he held the position as Regional Compliance Officer, responsible for eight countries in the Adriatic area, thereby acquiring unique knowledge and experiences in the main compliance areas.

He graduated from Law and Business Administration, is fluent in Slovenian, Croatian, English, Serbian, and Spanish, and speaks some Italian as well.

Swift response time, pragmatic attitude and solution oriented.

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