Mihaela Bauman PMihaela Bauman Podojsteršek is a university graduate in Economics. She began her career in 1986 in the private sector, as a financial and accounting consultant. Ten years later, she continued her career in the public sector. As advisor to the minister at the former ministry of education, she was in charge of planning and implementing the budget and financing of public educational institutions. For several years, she has been involved in internal audit and major investment projects at the University of Ljubljana, she was also the assistant to the Rector for the financial field. On 1 July 2014, she was appointed Secretary-General of the University for six years.