Public Sector Directorate, Ministry of Public Administration, Slovenia
Peter Pogačar is responsible for systemic regulation, organisation, and operation of the public sector. He holds a Degree in Law from the University of Ljubljana and has passed the bar examination. He started his professional career at the Ministry of Labour, Family, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities as an adviser to the Slovenian Government focusing on the development of supplementary pension insurance within the first major pension reform. In 2004, he became Director of the Pension Insurance Department where he was in charge of the pension funds managed by the Capital Fund. From 2009 to 2015, he was Director General of the Labour relations and Labour Rights Directorate at Ministry of Labour. During his mandate, he conducted and successfully concluded drafting of the pension and labour market reforms. In 2015, he was appointed State Secretary at the Ministry of Labour, where his main responsibility was regulation of labour market and social security systems in Slovenia. In September 2019, he was designated Director General of the Public Sector Directorate at the Ministry of Public Administration and Chief Government Negotiator for negotiations with public sector. His mission is modernization of public sector in Slovenia.