He takes over this position from Emilijana Štajnfla, who is now continuing his career as Director of the International Centre at UniCredit Bulbank in Bulgaria. Lazarević has a degree in economics from the University of Belgrade and is a licensed insurance agent and broker, as well as being a certified chartered accountant, or auditor. He is a member of the Union of Accountants and Auditors of Serbia. Lazarac joined UniCredit Leasing in August 2010, initially serving as a member of the Executive Board responsible for finances and supporting operative business.
Mr Lazaraz began his successful career in the financial sector, which has so far lasted almost two decades, at the Tax Administration of the Republic of Serbia, after which he added to his experience in management positions within the financial sector.