Management team

Ivan Leko

CEO

Born in Slavonski Brod on 4th of August 1973. After finishing high school, he enrolled at the Faculty of Science in Zagreb, from which he graduated as a chemical engineer in 1997. He was employed as a trainee in the Quality Assurance Department of the former Tobacco Factory Rovinj, and in the following years, he held different management positions in manufacturing in tobacco factories in Zagreb and Rovinj. When TDR d.o.o. was founded, he took over the position of the director of operations where he managed the entire vertically integrated supply and production chain. Since 2009, he has been a Board member at TDR and a Supervisory Board member of Hrvatski duhani d.d. and Istragrafika d.d. Alongside different educational programmes and modules at the Adris Academy, IEDC and London Business School, in 2013  he graduated from the Executive MBA programme at the IESE Business School in Barcelona.

When TDR d.o.o. was sold in 2015, he became COO and Regional Administration Board member of Adria British American Tobacco. Since June 2020, he has been employed at Adris Group d.d. as director of business improvement, focusing on real estate management and development projects.

 

Ivan Leko

Giuseppe Virzì

Marketing & Sales

Acting as Marketing and Sales Director in Cromaris.

Joined Cromaris in 2018 with over 20 years of diversified international experience in strategic business development, leading cross-functional teams in the FMCG and Health & Nutrition industry both in the United States and Europe.

MBA in Business Management from University of California San Diego, USA

Giuseppe Virzì

Dane Desnica

Production

Acting as head of production in Cromaris. This includes production in hatchery, farming and processing.

Started his career at Cromaris in 2010. After the positions of farm manager for individual farms, manager of all farms in 2017 became the director of production. Represents Cromaris in international projects like Perform fish.

Completed graduate studies at the Faculty of Food Technology and Biotechnology in Zagreb.

 Dane Desnica