Ana Plišić

Ana Plišić

Editorial Director, Hanza Media ltd.


Ana Plišić is editorial director of award winning Native Ad Studio and Design Thinking Studio of Hanza Media, the leading media publisher in Croatia. In collaboration with leading tech companies in Croatia and Zagreb Holding, Design Thinking Studio of Hanza Media had designed several smart city solutions, based upon design-thinking methodology. More than 6000 citizens were engaged into the project.

Previously she was deputy editor in chief, politics and business editor of the #1 premium daily newspapers in Croatia Jutarnji list, for more than ten years.

After masters studies in Digital Media Management at design school in the UK, she has launched the first creative agency and brand consultancy within media legacy publisher in Croatia. 

She has got the world award as person of the year by Native Advertising Institute in Berlin 2017. The award jury consisted of media and ad tech leaders of CBS, NY Times, CNN, Linkedin, Google, SAP, Vice and others.