Mag. Urban Odar attained a Master Science Degree in Economics – Management and Organisation at the Faculty of Economics as well as Bachelor Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering. He has been employed at ENERGETIKA LJUBLJANA d.o.o., which is, among other activities, also a system operator for natural gas distribution. He has more than 15 years experience in the areas of development and operating of distribution networks, regulation and technical rules. Since 2008 he has been a director of the Slovenian Economic Interest Grouping for Natural Gas Distribution, whose members are all the system operators for natural gas distribution in Slovenia.