Desk Officer for Waterborne Transport, Transport Community

Kristijan Lezaic joined Transport Community as Desk officer for Waterborne Transport in February 2021. His previous experience includes 14 years of serving as a civil servant on EU related matters in several Ministries in Croatia, such as Ministry of Regional development and Ministry of Sea, Transport and Infrastructure. Kristijan worked as a project Manager of EU funded projects in Waterborne Transport and was a mid- level manager of Project Implementation and Evaluation Units. His most recent experience was the role of a Chairman of the Intermodal Working group during the first Croatian presidency of the Council of EU in 2020 in Bruxelles, where he spent 2 years. His topics of interest include TEN-T extension to the Western Balkans, greening of transport, Inland waterways, maritime transport and Multimodality. Kristijan is an economist and holds a Masters degree in advanced European and International studies from Institut Europeen des Hautes Etudes Internationales from Nice/Berlin.