Area General Manager, IHG
Živorad Vasić graduated from Boston University with two degrees, Hospitality Administration and Finance, both finishing with Magna Cum Laude. He got his MSc with the master thesis in the field of economic and financial indicators in hotel business. He is also a visiting lecturer in study groups of the Faculty of Economics in Belgrade and Singidunum University.
After 17 years in the United States, Živorad Vasić returned to Serbia and in 2008 began working for Delta Holding. Today, he holds two positions. He is Senior Vice President for Delta Holding and Area General Manager for InterContinental Hotels Group, managing Crowne Plaza Belgrade, InterContinental Ljubljana and Indigo Belgrade project, all three owned by Delta Holding, but also InterContinental Bucharest, InterContinental Sofia and Regent Porto Montenegro managed by other owning groups.
For IHG he is currently working on development and openings of Holiday Inn in Ljubljana by Delta Holding and InterContinental chain owned by different hotel group.
He is a member of the Serbian Association of Managers, Serbian Business Club “Privrednik”, Untitled Governor of AmCham Board of Governors and the member of the Board of Directors for Junior Achievement Serbia.
In his career, Zivorad Vasic received many prestigious awards.
Živorad is fluent in English and French.
He is married to his wife Tamara and their son Petar is 10 years old.