Born and raised in Croatia where he obtained law degree from the University of Zagreb. In Croatia he worked as a lawyer for INGRA d.d., an international construction and engineering company, where he was involved in numerous investment and construction projects in Asia, Europe and Africa.
Mario came to Canada in 2005 and completed his MBA at the University of Alberta, specializing in International Business. After completion of the MBA program, he joined the Government of Alberta's Utilities Consumer Advocate team, a regulator of the utility and gas industry in Alberta.
In 2011 he joined Alberta Energy and now he is a manager in the Resource Development branch and is responsible for Unconventional gas development with an emphasis on the upstream side of the industry. Mario resides in St. Albert, with his wife Suzana and sons Luka and Marko
Source: Demine Croatia