About me


Changing jobs and industries can help the career massively. Since my first job, I never said no to a new challenge:

  • Dairy, marketing and sales
  • Paper conversion, sales
  • Stainless steel, procurement
  • Banking, retail banking branch manager
  • Metal fabrication, Supply Chain
  • Airline catering, Supply Chain
  • Facilities Services, Supply Chain 

Education and Professional Organizations

I have a Master’s degree in Supply Chain, Logistics and procurement from the University of Salford, Manchester, United Kingdom.

My Bachelor’s degree is in Economics

For the past several years I am a Chartered MCIPS, and a proud member of the Northern Emirates branch of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply, from the UK


With my wife Danijela and our three boys Marko, Matija and Noah, we call the United Arab Emirates our home for the past 10 years. 


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