Management team

Goran Markulin

CEO

Acting as CEO of Cromaris d.d. from 2009. Also active as President of Croatian Aquaculture Association in Croatian Chamber of Economy, FEAP (Federation of European Aquaculture Producers) as president of Croatian delegation and Member of Executive board of Croatian Employers Association on behalf of Adris grupa d.d. (owner of Cromaris d.d.).

Started his professional career in 1998 in one of the largest food companies in Croatia, Podravka. In 2001 he took over the function of Head of Corporate strategy and business development for Podravka group. In 2005. he became a member of the Management Board of Podravka Group in charge of International food business.

In 2008, he moved to the Adris Group where he became a member of the Management Board and Deputy CEO of the Tvornica Duhana Rovinj in charge of marketing and sales.

Graduated and obtained Master’s degree at the Faculty of Economics, University of Zagreb. He studied business at the Bled School of Management, Leeds Metropolitan University, INSEAD business school.

Goran Markulin

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

Lenko Kolega

Finance

Active as head of finance in Cromaris.

He performs different roles in the profession for more than 15 years, of which more than 10 years in Cromaris d.d. Responsible for the finance department consisting of accounting, treasury and controlling. In 2017. he was elected for Best controller award in Croatia.

Completed graduate and postgraduate studies in economics at the Faculty of Economics in Split.

Lenko Kolega

Renata Barić

Research & Development

Active as head of R&D in Cromaris.

After completing internship in 1995 worked at Cromaris (then Cenmar) as a hatchery technologist. From 1995 to 2011 held the positions of Head of Spawning and Chief Technologist at the hatchery. In 2011 became the Research and Development Manager. Represents Cromaris in international projects like Perform fish.

Graduated from the Faculty of Agriculture in Zagreb.

Renata Barić