Designers

Marta Naumovska Grnarova

Born 1973, graduated from the University Ss. Cyril and Methodius Skopje, Department of Mechanical Engineering 1998 and finishing Master of Science in Industrial Management with a thesis in Design Management in few months.

Marta is the owner and general manager of Zavar Company and Managing Director of Zavar Design; founder and president of MAMEI – Macedonian association for metal and electro industry; Programme Director of Skopje Design Week.

Zavar Company is the leading company in the area for special welding, processing equipment and pressure vessels with 85% of exports, mainly in EU. As a general manager her main focus is entering new markets and developing new innovative products, as well as strategic development of the company. She introduced the design segment in the company by founding the brand Zavar Design with a main focus on design of radiators, unique heating objects with artistic appearance. Since 2012 she has been working as a Programme Director of Skopje Design Week with main focus on the development of the Macedonian design scene and promoting it abroad.

In 2014 with the support and initiative of SIPPO, MAMEI was formed to act as a joint hub for all small and medium companies in the area of electro and metal industry with the main focus to grow the sector and promote Macedonian metal industry as a supply partner to the companies in EU.