AHF 2015 Speakers

Aleksander Valentin

Four Points by Sheraton Ljubljana Mons, General Manager

Andrew Shapland

The Roving Ambassador Limited, Owner

Ante R. Baric

Vestiga Consulting, Founder & CEO

Aris Ikkos, Dr.

Institute SETE, Research Director

Božena Krce Miocic

University of Zadar, Professor in the Scientific Field of Economy – Tourism sector

Damir Novinic

Agency for Investments and Competitiveness, Director

Darko Bosancic

Micros Fidelio Croatia, Sales Director

Darko Lorencin

Croatian Ministry of Tourism, Minister

Davor Izakovic

Ministry of Tourism of the Republic of Croatia, Assistant Minister

Denis Prevolsek

Valamar Riviera Hotel, Director

Dirk Bakker

Colliers International Hotels, Partner

Drazen Raguz

Glion Institute of Higher Education, Teacher

Drazen Breglec

GGE, Director

Elizabeth Winkle

STR Global Limited, Managing Director

Filip Filipec

TEHNIKA, General Director

Frederic Le Fichoux

Cushman & Wakefield, Partner

Frida Hansen

Steigenberger Hotel Group, Director Business Development

Gordana Gelencer

Business weekly ‘Lider’, Journalist – Commentator

Henri Kuokkanen

Glion Institute of Higher Education, Heads the Applied Business Projects

Hrvoje Galicic

Croatian Bank of Reconstruction and Development, Director of the Credit Sector

Iva Bahunek

Association of Employers in Croatian Hospitality, Director

Ivana Biondic

Waldorf Astoria Rome, Leader of True Waldorf Service

Justin Smathers

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc., Senior Director Acquisitions & Development

Kresimir Cemerika

Beta Investments, Director

Kristian Sustar

Association of employers in Croatian hospitality, President

Lyn Glanz, Dr.

Glion Institute of Higher Education, Dean of the Graduate School

Marco Pappalardo, Dr.

Südtirol Marketing, Director

Mário Azevedo Ferreira

NAU Hotels & Resorts, CEO

Matina Đurovic

RIT Croatia, Lecturer

Miha Jazbinsek

Eufondia, Owner

Miroslav Dragicevic

Horwath HTL Zagreb, Founder and Senior Partner

Oliver Brajkovic

Valamar Hotels and Resorts, Head of Quality Assurance

Otmar Michaeler, Dr.

Falkensteiner Michaeler Tourism Group, CEO

Paul Pisani

Corinthia Hotels, Senior Vice President Development

Predrag Jelusic

Ministry of Sustainable Development and Tourism Montenegro, Secretary of State

Ratomir Ivicic

Croatian National Tourist Board, Director of Main Office

Robert Brgic

Mozon Ltd., Partner

Robert R. Rhein

Rhein Property, Owner

Ruthanne Terrero

Luxury Travel Advisor & Travel Group, Vice President & Editorial Director

Ružica Herceg

Horwath HTL Zagreb, Partner

Sanja Cizmar, Dr.

Horwath HTL Zagreb, Senior Partner

Seyfittin Ferhat Özkan

Ministry Of Culture And Turism, Head Of Section (As City Planner)

Sharla Ault

Condé Nast Johansens, Journalist

Takuya Aoyama

Hyatt International, Vice President Acquisitions and Development

Tarik Bilalbegovic

Ascendant Project Finance, Partner

Tomislav Popović

Maistra, President of the Board

Vesna Bukarica, dr.

Environmental Protection and Energy Efficiency Fund, Head of Department in the Sector for Energy Efficiency

Vladimir Preveden, Dr.

Roland Berger Strategy Consultants, Partner

Wanda S. Radetti

VisitCroatia.com, CEO and Founder

Zrinka Bokulic

Laguna Novigrad, CEO