Milenko Pilic

CEO & Founder

Milenko Pilic is CEO & Founder of HeySuccess.com, a central platform for international student mobility and recruitment. With his team, Milenko built technology that has collected over 20,000 youth opportunities (internships, scholarships, student conferences, and competitions) and reached over 1.2 million unique visitors with 160,000 registered users from 168 countries. Milenko’s work has been featured in dozens of media, including BBC, Forbes, CNN, and TEDx. HeySuccess has also won the UK Government’s Sirius Programme competition with full support from UK Trade & Investment to build the biggest student brand in the world and base it in London. HeySuccess.com received a grant from One Young World in 2014, a grant from Ms. Gianna Angelopoulos Daskalaki (a Chief Executive of the Athens Olympics 2004), and equity investment from two British angels. HeySuccess has been a part of the prestigious Silicon Valley startup programme Founder.org. Milenko’s vision is to put all global opportunities at the fingertips of every student in the world and a global talent pool at the fingertips of every recruiter.

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