16 Krist ina Zanic
Kristina Zanic founded her eponymous company in Dubai in 2012, having previously been a partner in Design Worldwide Partnership. The firm won in the Hotel category at the 2018 Commercial Interior Design Awards for its refurbishment project, Ritz Carlton Al Wadi Desert Resort in Ras Al Khaimah.
Zanic has worked on a number of major international hotel properties operated by such well-known brands as Jumeirah, Ritz Carlton, Hilton, InterContinental Hotels Group, Rotana, and FRHI Hotels and Resorts. Under her stewardship, the firm’s portfolio also includes commissions by property developers such as Emaar, Dubai Properties and private residential clients. The firm has also expanded into other territories such as Egypt, Kenya, Nigeria, Greece and London, among others. Currently, the firm is working on a luxury project in Kenya, Glee Hotel, expected to be first of its kind in the eastern African region. CEO KRISTINA ZANIC CONSULTANTS