He is a full professor at the University of Zagreb Faculty of Economics and Business. He obtained his Bachelor and Master degree at the University of Zagreb Faculty of Economics and Business. He also obtained hi PhD in Business Administration and Management from Bocconi University in Milan, Italy. He obtained a Professional Diploma in Retail Management from the Leeds Metropolitan University in the UK. He also received numerous awards and certifications as well as he published numerous books and contributed to various books, journals and conferences.