Leila Krešić-Jurić

Director North America, Croatian National Tourist office

CEO at HTI Partner, Director of the international HTI Conference & Expo and the European initiative that promotes health tourism – European HTI Summit. She is fascinated by tourism, committed to excellence and sustainable growth, and particularly to networking and opportunities to influence the tourism sector. She has participated in various projects of the European Commission, and as the director of the Tourism Sector at the Croatian Chamber of Economy and a member of the Tourism Committee of the Croatian Parliament, she has contributed to the development of sectoral strategies, policies and legislation. Previous work experience includes hospitality, circular economy, human resources and corporate governance. An economist with an EMBA degree from the Hult International Business School (London), she speaks five languages and lives in Zagreb. She teaches at the Aspira College of Management and Design.