Managing Director

Pero Jolevski is Managing Director at Blue Star Strategies, LLC, where he advises global companies on public policy and investment challenges in the United States, Europe, Middle East, and Africa. He provides clients with government relations and public affairs strategies in highly regulated industries, including financial services, healthcare and biotechnology, international development, energy, telecom, transportation, and consumer goods.

Pero’s experience includes working across all branches of the U.S. government as well as with foreign governments and parliaments. He has counseled private sector companies on their new market entry and expansion strategies and advises political parties, governments, and nonprofit organizations on their local and international objectives. 

Prior to joining the firm, Pero served as an independent consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton on an international development project. He also worked on financial marketing strategies at Merrill Lynch, Bank of America’s investment and wealth management division.

Pero is a Member of the Ambassadors Club of Macedonia2025, a non-profit organization focused on the country’s economic development. He received a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU), where he served as the student government director of government relations, managed a portfolio account of the FGCU Foundation, and currently serves as president of the university’s Washington, DC Chapter.

Born in Skopje, Macedonia, Pero has lived in Switzerland, Netherlands, and the United States. He is fluent in English, French, and Macedonian and has basic knowledge of Spanish.