Core Team


Dr. Stasa Puskaric

Our lead scientist, CTO and co-founder of Gea275 Ocean Teach AS. He is the brain behind the technology which could help us save the ocean and beat global warming. He is currently a professor at RIT Croatia, and the students know him as a fair, creative and extremely knowledgeable professor.  He is far from mainstream, and is passionate about ecology and saving our planet from global warming, climate change and ecosystem collapse.  More

Hanne M. Edvardsen Jelavic

CEO and co-founder of Gea275 Ocean Tech and managing director of Beat Global Warming. She holds a Masters i Sustainable Development Management and has work experience form management and environmental certification. She is a previous student of Dr. Puskaric, and her environmental activism was awakened during the environmental science classes at RIT Croatia. She is an optimist and a problem solver. As a mother of three young children she is passionate about saving the planet for the future generations. More


Mladen Vukmir

Our diplomat, lawyer and specialist in negotiation and patent protection. He and Dr. Puskaric are lifelong friends and have been partners in this project since the beginning. He works on making the world a more just and tolerant place, and is passionate about saving our planet for generations to come. More


Vanja Vejzagic

Our CFO has a PhD in Environmental Management Accounting and knows Dr. Puskaric fro many years. He strengthens the project with his knowledge of accounting and financial management. He is the father of two young children and is highly motivated to save the world for future generations. More



Andrej Saric

Our Software Team Leader is currently teaching at RIT Croatia, and have been working with Dr. Puskaric to develop the software and strategies necessary to successfully implement the sensor fusion systems for the water column monitoring system. He has gathered a team of talented students which will help with the future development. More

Mateo Sokac

Our Chief Data Scientist is a previous student of Dr. Puskaric, holds a PhD in Bioinformatics from the Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark, focusing on cancer evolution and artificial intelligence solutions in medicine. He is now a post doctoral scientist there. During his bachelor’s degree at RIT Croatia, he worked with Dr. Puskaric on many projects including robotics, drone development and computer vision. More