Kristian Šustar

Co-CEO Hotel Development and BD.
CEO – Jadran Hoteli Rijeka, leading all Development activities and Business Development for new acquisitions. More than 25 years of experience, mainly in management positions within tourism and hotel companies in intensive development.
In a series of key positions in career, among other things, led companies that dictated the trends of national tourism development through their business operations and that positioned themselves in such a way that they assumed the role of managing the transition of the tourism development model by determining the direction of changes, initiating, and stimulating quality development projects, and educating the destination through the introduction of new trends. Precisely because of the distinct dynamics of business and development, during a career, often held several functions at the same time.

2018 – 2023. Director of Development – CDO and Member of the Board at Uniline Travel Company, one of the leading destination management companies in southeast Europe.
2011. – 2018. CEO of Dubrovnik Riviera Hotels Inc. and Member of the Board of HUP Zagreb Ltd.
2005. – 2011. CEO of Maistra d.d., part of the Adris Group, the largest national investor in the tourism industry.
Until 2011. Adriatic Luxury Hotels & The Wren’s Hotel Group (COO)

For many years active in the local and national tourism community, as member of the Council for 8 years and Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Croatian National Tourist Board. From December 2009 to April 2016 President of the Association of Employers in Croatia, a national association of hoteliers. From 2011 Lecturer at VERN University of Applied Sciences. Besides Croatia, experience gained in several international projects.