Teo Petricevic is a recognized social innovator, social business architect, consultant, and social economy & civil society expert with 15+ years of experience in social business development, organizational development, and project management, fundraising, policy/research, training/capacity building. As of 2002, he held various management positions in nine civil society organizations and social enterprises. Since 2007 he has been active in the development of social economy/enterprise legislative, institutional, financial and educational framework in Croatia and Western Balkan countries. In 2013 he started the position of Director of ACT Group - an impact business support and impact ecosystem building organization. In the last 10 years, he initiated/developed 20+ social businesses, support organizations and SE networks. Last couple of years he has been active in the development of different CSOs and social enterprise support programs (pre-incubation, incubation and acceleration), interconnecting these processes with active participation in different European initiatives/networks (EUCLID Network, European Network of Social Integration Enterprises - ENSIE, ESELA - European Social Enterprise Law Association, DIESIS Network) as well as some global networks (Social Value International, Global Social Entrepreneurship Network). He holds a bachelor's degree in Project Management and a Master's degree in Commerce and is about to finish his MBS in Co-operative and Social Enterprise Management.