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Krešimir Profaca

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Krešimir Profaca

Management consultant – CEO – COO level executive

 

Summary

Krešimir Profaca is experience management professional with more than 20 years of experience in business management. Krešimir is experienced in working in both Croatian and international business environment and cultures (USA). Krešimir’s expertise is primarily focused on improving existing businesses through development of firm’s management teams, strategy repositioning and strategy implementation as well as operational improvements.

 

Professional experience

2009-2015 – CEO and COO at Kozmo d.o.o., largest Croatian owned health and beauty retail chain.

  • Worked for PE fund that acquired the company and led it to successful “exit”

2006-2009 – CEO and co-founder of Telcro Grupa d.o.o., first Croatian registered MVNO (Mobile Virtual Network Operator)

Company was co-founded and funded by 20 angel investors mainly composed of Croatian-American diaspora.

2004-2006 – Strategy and Development at T-Mobile Croatia

1997-2003 – Worked as co-founder, CEO, consultant and software engineer for several information technology firms in the USA. Provided services to Fortune 500 companies such as FedEx, Campbell Soup, Mars Inc., Clorox, Schering Plough and others.

1996-1997 – Research assistant at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Zagreb, Croatia

 

Education:

2004 – MBA , from No.1 business school[1] in the world, INSEAD – http://www.insead.edu/

1992 – 1996 – BS in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from University of Zagreb

 

Other:

President of INSEAD Alumni Association of Croatia and Slovenia (2013 – Present)

Vice President of MBA Croatia (2013 – Present)

President of the Board of HAPK – Croatian Academic and Business Club (1996 – Present)

 

LinkedIn:      https://www.linkedin.com/in/kresimirprofaca

[1] http://rankings.ft.com/businessschoolrankings/global-mba-ranking-2016