As the Vice President, he is a member of DT Institute’s executive team. Mr. Petrovic leads the Institute’s strategy for promoting and protecting human rights and democracy, oversees the portfolio of media, technology, and human rights programs, directs policy engagement with governments and multilateral institutions, such as the US government and European Commission, and manages the division business development work, strategic partnerships, staff, and finances.
Before joining DT Institute, Mr. Petrovic held several senior positions, including the Director of Governance and Civic Engagement at Equal Access International and the Senior Director for Program Strategy at Freedom House. At Freedom House, he was responsible for defining Freedom House’s thematic and regional program priorities, design and oversight of cutting-edge programs that focus on human rights advocacy and campaigns, supporting human rights defenders in closing and closed environments, and civil society uses of emerging technologies.
Mr. Petrovic was a prominent student leader in Belgrade, Serbia, during the 1990s and later earned his Master’s degree with distinction in Media Studies from City University, London.