Management Team


Darko Tasovac (CEO, co-founder)

Darko has in-depth knowledge in IC design & FPGA Design and signal processing. He is specialized in design and implementation related to radar signal processing and baseband communication layer.

Before joining NovelIC, Darko was working as Design Engineer for Digital ASIC and FPGA at TES Electronic Solutions since 2007. He was working on GBit/s communication system design in MM-wave range, especially on 10 Gbit/s Baseband System prototyping on larger FPGAs, digital system concept for mm-wave radar processing and its hardware implementation. Before TES, as a young engineer, Darko was participating in international project on hardware designs for UAVs.

He is a holder of the Dipl.-Ing. diploma in electrical engineering from the University of Belgrade.


Veljko Mihajlović (CTO, co-founder)

Veljko is an expert for Digital ASIC/FPGA Front End design with more than 8 years of professional experience. His specialization is architecture and implementation of digital communication layers: Level 1 (PHY), Level 2 (Data link/MAC) and Level 3 (Network layer). He also has extensive experience in digital signal processing for sensor systems.

He gained his experience through designing proprietary semi-professional wireless OFDM-based communication systems, high-accuracy sensors for industrial applications, as well as sensors in automotive industry.

Prior to joining NovelIC in 2013, Veljko had been working as a Design Engineer for TES Electronic Solutions since 2007.

Veljko holds a Dipl.-Ing. diploma in electrical engineering from the University of Belgrade.


Dr. Veselin Branković (CMO, Business development, co-founder)

Facing more than 24 years of professional experience, Veselin worked in academia for 6 years at University of Bremen as a research assistant, and at the University of Dresden as a postdoc, before joining Sony R&D Wireless Centre in Stuttgart in 1996. He was active as RF Technical leader on advanced mm-wave technologies for the next 6 years. From 2002 to Q1 2013 Veselin was acting as Director HW Development, coordinating high tech design service activities with TES Electronics Solutions design center in Stuttgart, with P&L responsibility for the team of engineers in Stuttgart and Belgrade.

Veselin is holder of 34 granted patents, 4 pending patent applications, more than 40 publications, and 2 Sony advanced R&D awards. He was involved in different EU and German research programs. Veselin attended lectures at IMD Business School in Lausanne.

He obtained his Dipl-Ing. Diploma from University of Belgrade in 1989, and his Ph.D. in mm-wave EM modelling from University of Bremen, in 1994. Veselin supports business development of NovelIC, being based in Stuttgart, Germany and he is acting as mm-wave system and antenna system expert.


Dušan Manić (CFO)

Dušan is responsible for finance, accounting and operation support at NovelIC

Dušan is a holder of Dipl.-Oec. degree from the University of Belgrade.

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