After studying design at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Ljubljana, he specialised in industrial design. In the 1990s, he started his first design studio. In 2000, he founded Gigodesign with his partners and also the industrial design department. In 2008, he was the initiator and coordinator of the 9th Development Group for Creative Industries at the Ministry of Development of the Republic of Slovenia. In 2013, he initiated Design Management Competence Centre.
Since 2014, he has worked as an assistant professor at ALUO while still supervising some of the projects in Gigodesign and planning the next stage of the development of the Design Management Competence Centre. He is a member of the interministerial working group for the preparation of the design strategy in the Republic of Slovenia.
• Design Value Award 2016; DMI, Boston, USA; (for the project of Design Management Competence Centre)
• Red Dot Awards
• Gold medal for innovation 2011, awarded by the Slovenian Chamber of Commerce