About Us

Centar ODličnosti U POslovanju (Centre of Excellence in Business) - CODUPO was founded in 2010 when we saw the need for business consulting services in the field of implementing compliance and ethics programmes, developing strong organisational culture, management and leadership. Today, CODUPO is a reliable partner that ensures added value to its clients and establishes long-term relationships based on trust.

Our mission

Encourage business excellence and high standards of corporate behaviour.

Our vision

To be a reliable partner who contributes to the realization of your goals.

OUR VALUES determine our culture and make all the difference in what we do and how we do it.

  • Integrity
    We adhere to the highest standards in business.
  • Respect
    We respect our colleagues and clients while helping them realise their goals.
  • Innovativeness
    We use tailor-made creative solutions that suit your needs.
  • Excellence
    We try to be the best in everything we do.
Silvija Vig

Silvija Vig, PhD, Founder and CEO

Silvija's professional career is focused on behavioral ethics and business ethics, building organizational cultures and authentic leadership, implementation of compliance and ethics programmes. She has more than twenty years of work experience in managerial positions, in Croatia and abroad.

Silvija successfully completed her doctoral study at the Faculty of Economy, Zagreb with the thesis “The Impact of Business Ethics on Business Performance”. The result of this extensive research is the model of excellence – VIG Model™.

Since 2015, Silvija holds prestigious LPEC - Leading Professional in Ethics and Compliance certificate awarded by the Ethics & Compliance Initiative.
Since 2018 she has been a member of the Commission for Corporate Social Responsibility and Combating Corruption, International Chamber of Commerce – ICC Croatia.
She has been a long time visiting lecturer at the Faculty of Economy in Zagreb, and lecturer as well as module coordinator in the field of management at other higher education institutions in Croatia. She is the author of many scientific papers from the field of organisational culture and leadership, business ethics and compliance; certified NLP Master Practitioner, NLP Master Practitioner Coach and Executive Coach, member of NLPEA – NLP Association of Excellence and International Coach Federation - ICF.

She is an experienced speaker in the fields of compliance and ethics, behavioral and business ethics. She is the author of the book "Business Ethics - How to Develop Authentic Leadership and Build a Culture of Happy and Engaged Employees with Ethics and Compliance Programs?" - the first book that describes in detail the implementation of the Ethics and Compliance Program in the Croatian language.


Speaker and panelist at the SCCE' s Regional Compliance & Ethics Conference, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, September 2019

Participant on the CIPE Partner Meeting on the topic “Support for Ethical Business Practices in Europe and Eurasia”, Kyiv, Ukraine, November 2019

Speaker and panelist at the Slovak Compliance Days 2019, Bratislava, Czech Republic, November 2019

Panelist and facilitator of the round table discussion on the 3rd ANNUAL GLOBAL ANTI-CORRUPTION & COMPLIANCE FORUM AND HACKATHON, Berlin, Germany, December 2019

Panelist on the International Fraud Awareness Week organized by Deloitte Croatia and other partners at the Visoka poslovna skola PAR on topic “Women against corruption”, Rijeka, Croatia, November 2019

Panelist in the Discussion with highlights on Challenges and Opportunities in Implementing Integrity Principles in an Organisation, presentation of 5-Star Integrity Leadership (5STIL) Manual for Managers in Ljubljana organized by EISEP, in cooperation with the Managers' Association of Slovenia (MAS) and supported by the US Embassy in Slovenia, Ljubljana, Slovenia, November 2019

Speaker and panel facilitator at the conference "Implementation of Compliance and Ethics Programs in Business Systems", Zagreb, Croatia, May 2018

In media

Dobar dan, Hrvatska, HRT

Studio 4, HRT

Informer, NovaTV