Leila Krešić-Jurić is the director of the international health tourism event HTI Conference & Expo and the European initiative that promotes health tourism – European HTI Summit.
She is fascinated by tourism, committed to excellence and sustainable tourism growth, thus creating opportunities for professional networking and tourism development through her work experience in the private and public sectors.
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 contributed to the development of sectoral strategies, policies, and legislation, and she participated in several projects of the European Commission. Previously, she was a board member at tourist companies Istraturist Umag and Valamar Hotels & Resorts.
She graduated in economics and has an EMBA degree from the Hult International Business School in London.