Dr. Miladin Kostovic is a CEO of Ellie LLC and Biotehnika IVD, companies. He is a veterinarian with a Master of Veterinary Sciences degree from the University of Belgrade. While there, he worked at the School of Veterinary Medicine as an assistant professor in the Department of Microbiology and ran a brucellosis reference laboratory that aided in the brucellosis eradication program in Serbia. He served as a consultant to the Serbian government regarding its annual disease eradication program protocols and data analysis. He continued his career in the United States working at VMRD Inc. as a marketing manager. He later moved to a position at Prionics A.G. His focus is on the eradication of brucellosis and the development of modern diagnostic tools for use in human and veterinary medicine.