He was born in Breza in 1956. He graduated at the Faculty for Mining-Geological engineering in University of Tuzla in 1982. He earned degree of Master of science in 2004 at the Faculty for geology - mining, at the University of Tuzla. Since 1982 he had held various job positions, from intern to manager, at coal mine "Breza". Currently, he holds the position of Chief for Department of mining and environment.

He holds no shares of  JP Elektroprivreda BiH d.d. – Sarajevo or shares in the companies which may be considered competitive to JP  Elektroprivreda BiH d.d. – Sarajevo.