Our experts are the real strength of IGH

All members of IGH's management are also first-rate experts in their respective areas and recognizable on the national and international markets for their personal references

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Meet our managment

Oliver Kumrić

President of the Management Board of Institut IGH d.d.

Oliver Kumrić, previously a member of the Management Board for 3 years, Managing Director of Institut IGH d.d. as of 1 January 2018. and President of the Management Board as of 7 May 2019.

Before joining IGH, he worked as a Consultant with the IFC (the International Finance Corporation - member of the World Bank) for infrastructure investments in the Republic of Croatia.

In 2012 and 2013, Oliver was Assistant Minister for Sea, Transport and Infrastructure, where he led negotiations for the concession of Zagreb Airport on behalf of the Government and initiated the preparation of the Transport Development Strategy of the Republic of Croatia. At that time, he was Chairman of the Supervisory Board of HŽ Infrastructure and Head of EU Operational Programme Transport 2007 -2013. At the beginning of his professional career, Oliver worked as an associate in technical supervision for six years, managing the works on the construction site, and managing investment projects in building construction in Croatia and Iran.
He graduated from the Faculty of Civil Engineering in Zagreb in 2004, and received Master of Science degree after completing the study programme MBA in Construction of the University of Zagreb in 2011. In 2013, he was awarded a Fullbright scholarship for one-year postgraduate studies as a part of which he worked on a research regarding risks in privatisation of infrastructure projects at the University of Berkley, California. In addition, he attended professional training programmes at NYU and Stanford University in the field of management and development of investment projects. He also completed the programme Infrastructure in a Market Economy at the University of Harvard.

E-mail: oliver.kumric@igh.hr

Robert Petrosyan
Management Board Member and Head of Branch Offices in Russia and Georgia

Manager with more than 22 years of work experience in the field of civil engineering. Petrosyan has been building his career at IGH since 2013, at the positions of project manager, deputy director and director of IGH Branch Offices in Russia and Georgia. In Institut IGH Zagreb was engaged first as a Management Board Advisor and from May 7 2019 as a Management Board Member for strategic and operational management of complex projects, devising the quality control for processes and management of construction products, laboratory testing and expert support to clients. He graduated from the Tashkent Institute of Railway Transport Engineers - Industrial and Civil Engineering Faculty.

  • E-mail: robert.petrosyan@igh.hr
Domagoj Šimunović
International markets, tendering and contracting director

He started his career at the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Croatia working on implementation of projects financed from EU pre-accession funds, after which he transferred to the Central Finance and Contracting Agency for EU Projects (SAFU), where he performs different duties, including duties of the assistant and deputy to the Director of the Agency. He joined Institut IGH in order to participate in the process of more intensive internationalization of business operation as the EU Funds Management Director, and he is also currently working as the International Markets Director on tender preparation and contracting. He graduated from the Faculty of Economics in Zagreb.

Josip Brajdić
Head of Technical Supervision and Project Management Department

MEng.CE, MBA

He has been building his rich career at Institut IGH since 2000, and has performed the duties of a specialist, head of department, chief supervising engineer and director of the Regional Centre Rijeka. In 2017 he took over the responsibility of the Head of Supervision and Project Management Department. He graduated from the Faculty of Civil Engineering in Zagreb, and completed the programme Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) at Cotrugli Business School, Zagreb. He is a member of several professional associations and an active author of many professional publications.

Miroslav Blanda
Head of Water Engineering, Geotechnical and Environmental Protection Department

MSc.CE

During his career in IGH he has been involved in very diverse areas of business activity and has held responsible positions, through which he gained rich and diverse experience in all market sectors. Except for his professional engagement, he also performed the duties of a business development manager, and is currently Head of Water Engineering, Geotechnical and Environmental Protection Department. He graduated and earned his master's degree from the Faculty of Civil Engineering in Osijek, published a series of professional papers and is an active member of several professional associations.

Igor Džajić
Head of Design Department

MSc.CE

Expert for bridge design, pre-stressed structures, ultra-high performance concrete and testing of structures. In the course of his rich and successful career as a contractor and designer, he worked on many responsible positions and demanding projects. He has been employed with IGH since 2004. Long-term Head of IGH Laboratory, currently Head of Design Department. He graduated and obtained master's degree from the Faculty of Civil Engineering in Zagreb, and authored many professional papers and publications.

Slaviša Rajič
Head of Materials and Structures Department

MSc.CE

He made his entire career at IGH, performing different duties, from head of control testing, associate to the chief designer, designer and supervising engineer. Currently Head of Materials and Structures Department, he graduated and obtained his master's degree from the Faculty of Civil Engineering in Zagreb, and authored several professional papers.

Vedrana Tudor
Head of Regional Centre Split

MEng.CE, MBA

Key qualifications in strategic and operational management of complex projects, management of quality control processes for materials and construction products, laboratory testing and expert support to clients. She started her career as a designer and supervising engineer for investment development. She joined Institut IGH in 2007 as a project manager, then became Head of Laboratory at IGH Split, and finally she assumed her current function of Head of Regional Centre IGH Split. She obtained her master's degree from the Faculty of Civil Engineering Sciences, Split, while she earned her International Executive MBA degree from the Bled School of Management, Slovenia. She is a member of the Croatian Chamber of Civil Engineers and holds numerous professional training certificates.

Hrvoje Sironić
Head of Regional Centre Rijeka

MSc.CE

Employed with Institut IGH since 2003, he performed duties as the Deputy Head of Laboratory of Regional Centre Rijeka, technologist for concrete structures, Assistant Head of Materials and Structures Department and Head of Laboratory for Materials and Structures at Regional Centre Rijeka. His speciality is concrete production and placement technology, condition determination and development of solutions for rehabilitation of concrete structures. Currently Acting Head of Regional Centre Rijeka.

Miroslav Pauzar
Head of Regional Centre Osijek

MSc.CE

He built his long career at Institut IGH, starting as designer, project manager and then chief supervising engineer on different projects in Slavonia, in all economic sectors (civil engineering, building construction, water engineering, energetics etc.). He has been the Head of Regional Centre IGH Osijek since 2013. He graduated from the Faculty of Civil Engineering Sciences, University of Zagreb, is a holder of PMP Certificate, member of numerous professional associations and arbitrator of the Arbitration Court of the Croatian Chamber of Civil Engineering. He has also co-authored several professional papers.