Rok Hodej
Advisor, Slovenia
Rok is a government relations professional and a senior member of Aretera’s South East European team, with significant experience in regional public affairs and advising international clients.

Responsibilities at Aretera

  • Support and guidance to clients in Slovenia
  • Regulatory monitoring and strategic advice
  • Public affairs, stakeholder engagement and coalition building
  • Analysis of the regulatory environment and issues monitoring

Professional experience

Rok holds extensive experience in strategic communications, public affairs, and reputation management, having worked in the government, NGOs, and corporate sector. With background in law and economics, his past professional experience include working as an advisor to the Slovenian Prime Minister and in the Slovenian National Assembly, communications specialist at a strategic communication agency, head of public affairs for an economic stakeholder and head of communications and public affairs for different organisations, projects, and campaigns.


Besides his native Slovenian, Rok is fluent in English, and has operational knowledge of German and Croatian.