Infobip Pursues Larger Social Purpose Under Leadership of new Corporate Social Responsibility Director

Kristijan Barlek

London UK and Vodnjan, Istria, Croatia – 26 March, 2021: Global cloud communications company, Infobip refocuses its social purpose strategies with the appointment of Director of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Anisa Taraj, who will lead the strategic global CSR efforts centered on social and environmental impact.

Anisa has mandated two key initiatives for 2021 starting with the introduction of sustainability reporting, the first of which will be published in June while also formally establishing The Infobip Foundation, focused on making positive social impact in the 65 + offices that Infobip operates in. These and other strategic CSR objectives for the 2021 agenda and beyond will ensure Infobip creates global economic, social, and environmental global impact.

“I am very excited to have joined Infobip, an innovative organization that is at the forefront of cloud communication technology. It was Infobip’s leadership commitment and the company’s history of making a positive impact that drew me to the organization. Corporate social responsibility is deeply rooted in our core values and directly aligned to the business goals. I look forward to building on that commitment through strategically focusing on creating positive life-changing impact through our social and environmental agenda” said Anisa.

Aurora Volarevic, VP Corporate Affairs at Infobip concluded: “It is only through a robust and transparent corporate social responsibility agenda that we can make positive impact. Under Anisa’s leadership, we aim to make meaningful advances across our environmental and social impact agenda.  I am delighted to have her on board and extend a warm welcome.”

A Canadian national, Anisa has extensive experience in developing and implementing social impact, climate change and employee engagement strategies, gained during her years in the banking, finance, insurance and utility sectors. She is based out of Infobip’s London office and is currently studying for her Masters in Environment and Business (MEB) from the University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. Passionate about uplifting young people, she volunteers for Shadow to Shine, an organization that helps young people reach their full potential through skills training, work experience and mentoring.

About Infobip

Infobip is a global cloud communications platform that enables businesses to build connected customer experiences across all stages of the customer journey at scale, with easy and contextualized interactions over customers’ preferred channels. Accessed through a single platform, Infobip’s omnichannel engagement, identity, user authentication security and contact center solutions help clients and partners overcome the complexity of consumer communications, grow their business and increase loyalty– all in a fast, secure and reliable way. With over a decade of industry experience, Infobip has expanded to include 65+ offices on six continents offering natively built technology with the capacity to reach over seven billion mobile devices and ‘things’ in 190+ countries connected to over 800 telecom networks. The company serves and partners with leading mobile operators, messaging apps, banks, social networks, tech companies, and aggregators.

Recent award wins include:

  • Best A2P SMS provider for the fourth year running by mobile operators and enterprises in ROCCO’s annual Messaging Vendor Benchmarking Report
  • Best CPaaS Provider of the Year, Best RCS Provider of the Year, and Mover & Shaker in Telco Innovation at the 2021 Juniper Digital Awards
Mar 26th, 2021
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Kristijan Barlek