General Manager, Kempinski Hotel Adriatic
Željko Stašević occupies the position of the General Manager of Kempinski Hotel Adriatic since 1 January 2021. He has more than 25 years of experience at leading and repositioning four and five stars hotels, Michelin-star restaurants, night clubs, bars, golf clubs and health clubs. He has been driving efficiency and accuracy in the management of products and sales platforms shaped to evolving business and regulatory needs.
Before joining Kempinski Hotel Adratic, Željko has been on the managerial position at Splendid Hospitality and Westbury Hotel in London. He has strong experience in designing and implementing target operating models, SOPs and operation manuals to ensure maximum impact of resources in standardized multi-site organizations.
During his career he has been building processes and systems from scratch and delivering major changes and optimizing performance of teams servicing multiple businesses. He has been leveraging specialist knowledge of client on boarding and client services to promote business growth and expand revenues in new markets and products, ensuring implementation of appropriate risk frameworks and controls and compliance across multiple jurisdictions.
Željko earned a Bachelor of Arts in Hotel Management at the University of Belgrade.