Giedrius Bagušinskas – An MBA in finance, Giedrius Bagušinskas, worked for 18 years in the areas of sales management consulting, process development, and business analysis. Cluster Manager of Smart Food Cluster. Over the last decade, he has participated in exhibitions, and business missions, and represented members’ interests in various export promotion and knowledge transfer initiatives. Worked on COSME and Erasmus+ projects founded by the EU. He is the founder of the SMART food cluster and LitMEA association. He is a board member and director of both organizations. His work has led to the development of food cluster networks in Eastern Europe in 2017 and Lithuanian cluster networks in 2019.