Uroš Čufer, Dr.Sc., Minister of Finance

After completing his secondary education in the field of natural sciences in Ljubljana, Uroš Čufer studied economics in Paris. In 1999, at the Université Paris IX – Dauphine, he successfully defended his doctoral thesis, entitled ‘Monetary Policy in Slovenia’. He began his career at Bank of Slovenia, where he served as director of the Analysis and Research Department from 1999 to 2004. As of 2004 until the position of Finance Minister, he has been director of the Management Centre for Financial Management at NLB.