He graduated from the Faculty of Economics & Business, University of Zagreb.
He started his banking career in 2000.
In his almost 21 years at UniCredit, he has held a variety of positions and worked at several members of the UniCredit Group.
Between 2000 and 2010, he gained valuable experience at Zagrebačka banka BH Mostar and at UniCredit Bank Mostar as Market and Credit Risk Analyst, Head of Risk Management department, Segment director (Affluent and SME clients Segment) and Member of the Management Board in charge of Retail.
In 2010, he was appointed as Chairman of the Management Board of UniCredit Bank Banja Luka and in 2013, he took up the function of Chairman of the Management Board of UniCredit Bank Mostar, where he stayed until July 2016.
He served as Head of CEE Retail between August 2016 and June 2019 at UniCredit S.p.A PE Vienna.
In July 2019, he was appointed as Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of UniCredit Bank Hungary, where he stayed until June 2021.
He served as Advisor to the Chairman of the Management Board at Zagrebačka banka as of June 2021, and since 1st September 2021, he has been Chairman of the Management Board at Zagrebačka banka.