Amrop Adria is a consulting firm established in 1998 in Ljubljana, Slovenia as one of the first executive search firms in the country.

After successful operations locally, the firm has developed internationally and in 2005 expanded its activities into Croatia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Serbia and Macedonia. In 2007 the firm opened another office in Serbia and in late 2008 formed a company in Croatia. The firm was founded by Marko Mlakar.

Amrop Adria is a generalist firm working across a variety of industry sectors, with particular focus on IT, telecommunications and media. Our major clients are regional and multinational companies with South-East European operations.

Amrop Adria consists of five employees; one partner, two senior consultants, researcher and office manager. Our professional approach is centered around the direct search methodology which is marked by high quality service, 95% assignment completion and long-term relationships with our clients.

We differ from our competitors in our unique ability to truly understand international business culture, are able to serve our clients in several foreign languages and provide local cultural understanding. Words like personal attention, highest possible quality and strict discretion best characterizes our way of finding the best talents for our clients.

Besides executive search, Amrop Adria is the first company providing interim management solutions and business advisory services for the Slovenian and Croatian markets.

We are experts in completing mid to top management positions through a direct search methodology combined with psychological assessment if required by our clients.


We recognize that our role in protecting personal data is critical – on behalf of our clients, our candidates and Amrop’s executive search professionals. We are committed to ensuring that all personal data shared and processed within Amrop is protected, private and secure.

Read about Amrop’s approach to data protection here.