Dejan Matic – Chief Operating Officer
Dejan Matic has nearly 20 years experience in high school and college level academics and athletics. As a former coach and academic advisor, he has worked with international groups to establish pipelines for student athletes to showcase their talents and have the opportunity to meet NCAA requirements.
His work with international groups establishing pipelines for student athletes have allowed over 7,000 students in less than 10 years to earn college and high school scholarships. Dejan has also worked with some of the top gaming and esports companies on strategies for the expansion of their programs across many platforms.
Prior to Universal Gamers Amateur Association, he served as chancellor of the Nikola Tesla International School – with operations extending across North America, Europe, and NTIS Asia.
NTIS has been on the cutting edge of new curriculum development for non-traditional classes and after-school programs working with Grammy award-winning producers and musicians.