Kristian Šustar, Director of Development – Chief Development Officer at Uniline Travel Company
Director of Development – Chief Development Officer at Uniline Travel Company, one of the leading destination management companies in southeast Europe. Until May 2018 CEO at Dubrovnik Riviera Hotels Inc. and Member of the Board at HUP Zagreb. HUP Zagreb is a company whose business is to dictate trends in the development of national tourism and it is positioned in a way that assumes the role of managing the transition model of tourism development by determining the direction of change, initiating and stimulating the development of quality projects and educating destinations in which it operates through the introduction of new trends. By the 2011 CEO of Maistra d.d., part of the Adris Group, the largest national investor in the tourism industry.
Years of experience, mainly on management positions within the tourism companies in constant expansion (during career, often served multiple functions simultaneously within individual companies). Besides Croatia, experience gained in several international projects.
For many years active in local and national tourism community, as member of the Tourism Council at CNTB for 8 years and presently 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.