After completing his studies at the Faculty of Computer and Information Science at the University of Ljubljana, Boštjan Vovk started his career as a young researcher at the Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, and continued in the field of stockbroking. He was the first to write the software used for monitoring securities transactions in Slovenia. After he successfully completed his postgraduate studies in actuarial science and after having been conferred the powers for the performance of operations of an authorised actuary, he carried out the works of an authorised actuary, consultant actuary, and member of audit teams for regular audits, valuations of insurance companies, and other projects in the region.
Boštjan Vovk participated in the establishment of pension funds, acted as a partner and assistant director in an insurance mediation company, as the authorised person of the Management Board of Zavarovalnica Triglav responsible for the field of personal insurance in the Triglav Group and a member of the Management Board of a subsidiary. He has 20 years of experience in the field of insurance, both in professional and managerial positions. In 2015, he joined the Insurance Supervision Agency where he, as the head of the supervisory sector and the deputy director, was responsible for supervising the operations of insurance companies, insurance groups and branches, pension companies, and other entities under the authority of the Agency. He actively participated in the project on Solvency II Directive introduction in the Slovenian insurance market, in drafting amendments to the Insurance Act and executive acts and in writing professional materials as a member of the committees and working bodies of the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS). Since October 2018 he has been a member of the Management Board of Modra zavarovalnica, responsible for the risk management, development, and sales.