Matija Raos is an independent creative director and strategist acting as a designer, consultant, facilitator and mentor. He is a design-led problem solver passionate about collaborative economy, the freelancers’ movement, community building and social innovation. He cofounded the Coworking Croatia platform which further developed into the Croatian Independent Professionals Association (CIPA) where he holds the position of the NGO’s President. He is a co-initiator and coordinator of European Freelancers Week.