Ivica Faletar obtained his degree in agricultural engineering from the Universitiy of Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina. After completing his education, he worked for a year as an administrative tasks trainee in the Local Government of Prozor-Rama, Bosnia-Herzegovina, and later worked as an associate of the German Economic Club Regensburg in Bosnia-Herzegovina.
Ivica has been in his current position as executive director at the Local Development Agency Prozor-Rama since 2015. He is currently a PhD student in the Faculty of Agriculture at the University of Zagreb, Croatia. He is especially interested in food marketing and management, specialising in the consumer behaviour of organic food products. He actively speaks Croatian, German, English and Spanish.