Nevad Ikanović was born in Tuzla in 1973. He graduated in 1999 from the Faculty for Mining – Geology – Civil Engineering - University of Tuzla and earned his Master degree of Technical science. His academic degree Doctor of Technical Science – mining field he earned at Faculty of Mining – Geology – University of Belgrade.
 In period 1999 - 2015. worked at the Coal mine RMU „Banovići“, at engineering and chief positions. He is author and revident of many projects , elaborations and studies - mining filed.
 He gained technical training and experiences in mines in Chech Republic, Poland and Turkey .

Nevad Ikanović has no shares of JP Elektroprivreda BiH d.d. - Sarajevo, nor shares in the companies which might be considered competitive companies to JP Elektroprivreda Bosne i Hercegovine d.d. – Sarajevo.