Ivan Krešić was appointed member of INA Management Board in February 2011, after serving as Rijeka Refinery Director since 2006. He started his career as a process engineer in INA, in Rijeka-based refinery Maziva. He was the head of production from 2000 to 2004, when he was appointed Director of INA Maziva Rijeka. In August 2006, he was appointed Director of Rijeka Refinery. From 2009 to 2011, he was a member of the Supervisory Boards of INA Group members Maziva Zagreb and STSI. He graduated from the Faculty of Chemical Engineering and Technology in Zagreb, where he won a Rector’s Award for best student paper. He acquired his Master’s degree at the Rochester Institute of Technology, USA, in 2001. He holds an MBA certificate gained at Bled School of Management in 2003. Additionally, he attended executive education programs in the fields of finance, change management, mergers and acquisitions at London Business School, and effective risk management oversight for Board member, as well. He is a member of the Alumni Club of Bled School of Management and executive education alumni of London Business School.