Matej Rus


Matej Rus, MSc, is a senior lecturer in entrepreneurship. In parallel to his teaching and research career at the Faculty of Economics and Business, which he has been pursuing since 1996, he has also been focusing on entrepreneurial consulting. In 2001 he co-founded the Venture Factory, which has evolved into a thriving business incubator of the University of Maribor. His other roles include head of the organisational committee of the international PODIM conference, a government-appointed member of the working group of Slovenia – the Land of Startups action plan, and head of the Start:up Slovenia platform.