Management – Chief Executive Officer (CEO): Dejan Paravan, PhD

Dr. Dejan Paravan is an established expert and active participant in the development of the European energy markets. He began his career in 1999 as a researcher at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering at the University of Ljubljana. After receiving his doctoral degree, dr. Paravan started his journey at GEN-I as one of its first managers. Since then he took several managerial positions with focus on developing electricity sales, marketing renewables, developing the aggregator function for demand response and other energy services, innovation and HR. He was also Managerial Director of GEN-I many subsidiaries in Slovenia, Austria, Italy and Croatia.

Since November 2022 he was appointed as CEO of GEN energija d.o.o., the holding company of the GEN Group, the biggest Slovenian producer and supplier of carbon-free electricity. He possesses expertise of the entire energy sector, is a member of the Board of Directors of the Energy Industry Chamber of Slovenia, and serves as a lecturer at conferences and at higher education and scientific institutions.

Members of the Supervisory Board of the company GEN energija:
  • mag. Žiga Debeljak, Chairman
  • mag. Mateja Čuk Orel, Deputy Chairwoman
  • Ivana Nedižavec Korada, 
  • dr. Miloš Pantoš, 
  • mag. Marijan Penšek
  • Samo Fürst,
  • Marjanca Molan Zalokar,
  • Aleš Buršič.
GEN Group companies:

The holding company of the GEN Group:

GEN energija, d.o.o.

  • Dejan Paravan, PhD, Chief Executive Officer (CEO)


Nuklearna elektrarna Krško d.o.o.

  • Gorazd Pfeifer, Chairman of the Management Board
  • Saša Medaković, Member of the Management Board


Savske elektrarne Ljubljana d.o.o.

  • Uroš Koselj, MSc, Director


Hidroelektrarne na spodnji Savi, d.o.o.

  • Bogdan Barbič, Director


Termoelektrarna Brestanica d.o.o.

  • Tomislav Malgaj, Director


GEN-I, trgovanje in prodaja električne energije, d.o.o. (GEN-I)

  • Maks Helbl, President of the Management Board
  • Dr. Igor Koprivnikar, Member of the Management Board
  • Sandi Kavalič, Member of the Management Board
  • Primož Stropnik, Member of the Management Board