Hrvoje is a retired scientific adviser. During his working life he worked in the field of photonics on the problems of optical properties of the nanostructured substance. For 13 years Hrvoje has been running Laser and Atomic Research at the Ruđer Bošković Institute. From 2004 to 2016 was the HR representative in EUREKA, where he was also a member of the Executive Board. From 2004 to 2005 was assistant to the Minister of Science for Technology Development, where he led negotiations with the World Bank on Loan STP1. From 2,001 to 2,004 he was a member of the Technology Council of the Ministry of Science and from 2010 to 2012 Hrvoje was Chairman of the Board for Intellectual Property of the Ruđer Bošković Institute.
Graduated from the Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, and Ph.D. in the Ruđer Bošković Institute and the University of Zagreb. Hrvoje has over 50 CC quoted scientific papers and more than 50 papers at international conferences.