Ivan Sršen was born in 1979 in Zagreb, where he graduated in history and general linguistics at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Studies. Since 2001 he has been working in publishing and book trade, and from 2004 on he worked as an editor for several publishing companies (IBS, Mlinarec & Plavić, Konzor, Masmedia, Fortuna, Sandorf…). He edited numerous non-fiction editions from the sphere of music, politics, economy and literature. He writes newspaper articles, reports and short prose in magazines, along with translating literary titles from English. He lives and works in Zagreb.