Dennis has been the Executive Director/CEO of Lokomotiv Zagreb since 2011, and the team has been one of the most stable in the Croatian top flight for 14 years. Dennis has Club football executive experienced in business development and finance with a MESGO Executive Master in Sport Governance from University of Limoges and graduate of the UEFA Football Law Programme at Kadir Has University.
They have been a stable team in the Croatian first division for fourteen years and have successfully sold their best players in several transfer windows. Lokomotiv have already sold a player to Spanish club Atlético Madrid for €3.5 million, while RB Salzburg paid €4 million for 17-year-old homegrown Roko Simic. How can they keep the team competitive? What criteria are used to sign players and how much value is placed on home-grown players?