Ivan Stanković

Founder and president

Ivan Stanković is the Founder and President of the advertising agency Communis. As one of the pioneers of modern advertising in former Yugoslavia, for the last 40 years he has been working with and building numerous local and global brands. Together with his partner he founded the first multinational advertising agency in the region, Saatchi and Saatchi, and in 2002 he started a regional, independent agency Communis, one of the most creative and leading agencies in Serbia. Ivan was a Professor at the Faculty for Dramatic Arts in Belgrade, he is a book author and a regular speaker at various conferences in the region. A few years ago, he realized that his biggest talent lies in creating brands, which he himself became through his TV talk show “Perception vs Reality”. The show has about 12 million views on YouTube.