Željko Jović is born on September 29, 1979 in Šabac. He graduated in 2003. at the Faculty of Economics in Belgrade in the field of Finance, Banking and Insurance. Master’s degree ended in 2010. by defending the thesis “Application of internal approach in credit risk management in the banking sector of the Republic of Serbia”. He received his doctorate in 2017. on the topic “Analysis of credit risk determinants in conditions of pronounced information asymmetry: an example of the banking sector of the Republic of Serbia”.
On March 22, 2018 he was elected to the director of the Management Board (Vice Governor) for supervision of financial institutions at the National Bank of Serbia. June 15, 2018 he was re-elected as Vice Governor.
He has published several works in journals related to the management of credit risk, the financial crisis and the possible answers of the real economy in terms of crisis.