Igor Matutinović is an environmental researcher and a director of the Center for GfK Market Research in Croatia. His research focuses on the application of complexity theory to the analysis of economic systems and business cycles. He teaches at the Zagreb School of Economics and Management and at the University of Zagreb in the College of Sustainability and Environment and the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. He is an active participant in scientific conferences in Croatia and abroad, including the “Advanced Research Workshop on Energy” within the NATO program "Science for Peace and Security." He holds a BS in business, an MS in marketing, and a PhD in ecological economics from the University of Zagreb.