Marta A. Tomovska

Country: 
Macedonia
Position and Company: 
Minister of Information Society and Administration

On November 2015 Marta A. Tomovska was elected as a Minister of Information Society and Administration after serving as a Deputy Minister in the same Ministry since August 2011.

Prior to her appointment, she served 10 years as a CEO of the first Internet Service Provider in the country, Unet, as well as 4 years as a Sales and Marketing Executive in one of the leading local IT companies, Ultra. Mrs. Tomovska leaded the implementation of several significant projects for Macedonian ICT sector such as: first e-Commerce and first e-Banking solution; first WIMAX pilot installation; initiative “Culture of Internet security” in the Republic of Macedonia, removing Republic of Macedonia from blacklists for unsafe countries for internet commerce; Digital Media Collaboration initiative between Macedonia, USA and Japan; Digital Sister Cities Initiative and many more. Took part in major ICT projects implemented in the public sector: finance and treasury; budget management; single window systems; health insurance and hospital management; education management; justice, etc., all of them involving products and services of vendors such as IBM, Oracle, HP, Cisco, Microsoft and many more. Mrs. Tomovska is member of the Internet Society and Macedonian ICT Chamber.

Frequent speaker and panelist at national and international ICT conferences, she has always been passionate about how Internet and information technologies can help people, businesses and societies develop and grow. Mrs. Tomovska was awarded for achievements and extraordinary contribution to the development of ICT industry in the Republic of Macedonia. Mrs. Arsovska Tomovska started her career after graduating in 1996 at the University of Skopje, in Electrical Engineering. In 2011 Mrs. Tomovska completed marketing studies, and is preparing her Master thesis at the Faculty of Economy, University of Skopje. Fluent in English and South Slavic group of languages, with partial knowledge of French and Russian. She is certified in ICT field, as well as in leadership and management, with wider professional interest in the areas of general management, HR management, ICT, Internet technologies, e-Government, e-Business, e-Commerce, data security, distance learning and digital media.

Mrs. Arsovska Tomovska is a member of the World Summit Award Grand Jury since January 2013. In September 2015 she was appointed as a Non-Executive Member of the WSA (World Summit Awards) Board.