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PORTFOLIO VALUE MORE THAN CZK 10 BILLION
WE ARE CHANGING ORDINARY THINGS INTO EXTRAORDINARY OPPORTUNITIES.
OUR VALUES: PROFESSIONALISM, STABILITY AND RESPONSIBILITY.
WE BUY, RESTRUCTURE AND STABILIZE SO CAPITAL INVESTMENTS INCREASE IN VALUE OVER THE LONG-TERM.
OUR BUSINESS PHILOSOPHY: FLEXIBILITY
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For more than fifteen years, Miroslav has successfully managed crucial processes for a wide range of companies. Throughout his career, he’s been responsible for managing finance, IT and human resources and introducing international know-how in the operation of local companies. Before starting with CIMEX Group, he had worked for companies such as GTS International and Perfetti Van Melle. Miroslav has led CIMEX GROUP since 2006. He first served as CFO of the Group and took over as CEO in 2011. The lion’s share of his time is dedicated to strategy and the implementation of major investment projects.
During his tenure at CIMEX GROUP, he’s played an important role in a number of major real estate projects. These include development of HOTEL EMBASSY**** on Petrská Street, acquisition of the Garden Eleven real estate group and the acquisition of City West B1. He’s also played an active role in management for a number of real estate and hotel transactions in the USA. Miroslav is a graduate of the University of Economics in Prague. He enjoys various sports activities, as well as less traditional sports, such as snow-kiting, enduro and freeride mountain biking.
By the time he joined CIMEX GROUP, Milan was already an experienced professional with a more than 20 year career as Financial Director of many multinational corporations (Bellinda, Swiss Life Select and Grafton). Until 2015, he held the Global Financial Director position at Ritchy. Milan is a graduate of the Faculty of Economics at the University of Economics in Prague. He can often be found on the golf course or mountain biking. When time allows, he enjoys travelling within Southeast Asia.
Petra came to CIMEX GROUP as an experienced marketing professional. She has worked in several high profile advertising agencies, such as McCann Erickson and LOWE GGK. She was responsible for marketing communication at Vodafone for six years, where she participated in the well-known and successful campaign “No fake reindeers.” She was also in charge of marketing at Kotva Department Store and ran the Sales Department at a discount portal. Petra is a graduate of the Anglo-American University in Prague. She gets a kick out of high-adrenaline activities and devotes her free time to such intense pursuits as windsurfing, parkour, kite surfing and water/winter skiing.
Gorjan is the Managing Director of the hotel chain OREA HOTELS & RESORTS with 12 hotels around the Czech Republic. Beginning his career in the Finance Department of a Marriott Hotel, he worked his way up over time to becoming an experienced manager of Boscolo Prague Hotel and Boscolo Milano Hotel. Before that he went through a number of expert and managerial posts in Vodafone and Marriott. His key skills include strategies, customer experience and searching for innovative methods and their introduction in the business. He learns quickly and adapts easily to various branches. Gorjan graduated from the University of Pittsburgh, Katz Business School. In his free time, he likes playing tennis, skiing, and watching basketball.
Since the beginning of his professional career, Jiri has mainly focused on the legal sphere of various real estate transactions (acquisitions, sales, financing, leasing, and facility management) and corporate law. He’s participated in a number of CIMEX GROUP transactions over the past decade, such as the acquitions of City West B1 and Garden 11, as well as the completion of residential projects in Mariánské Lázně. Jiří is a graduate of the Faculty of Law at Masaryk University in Brno. He’s keen on sports, good food and listens to a wide variety of musical genres.
Petra is the HR Director at CIMEX GROUP. She has joined the group with 12 years of experience in HR management focussing mainly on education and further development of employees, change and transformation projects. Ten years ago she successfully completed a systemic coaching training and ever since she has been an active coach. She used to work for renowned employers and clients, such as Czech Telecom, ČEZ, RWE, HVB Bank, Skanska and BM Management. She graduated in the field of Personnel Management at the Philosophical Faculty at the Charles University. She likes spending her free time with her family and friends and is fond of travelling.
Martin is the Director of the property and facility management at ARRIDERE. ARRIDERE was founded in 2015, when CIMEX GROUP decided to establish a company to take over the sphere of activities it had been successfully carrying out for more than a quarter century. Martin jumped right into property and facility management after completing his university studies. After joining CIMEX GROUP, he went through all the disciplines of facility management, such as energy, design and soft skills/hard skills implementation. He’s currently a member of the Board of Directors of the Czech branch of the International Facility Management Association IFMA, which concentrates its activities on the development of this field in the Czech Republic. Martin is a graduate of the Czech Technical University in Prague. In his free time, he enjoys high-adrenaline sports, such as rafting, parachuting, and via ferrata. He also enjoys more mainstream sports like skiing, tennis and mountain biking. Facility management is counted among his passions.
Steven Withers is joining Cimex Group in order to continue its previous achievements and develop its activities on the investment markets. He has 18 years of experience in the area of investment in real estate and management in Central and Eastern Europe. He is coming from Round Hill Capital, an international corporation dealing with investment in residential and commercial projects. In this corporation, Steven Withers was Asset Management Director and coordinated teams in the Czech Republic, Great Britain and Luxembourg.
Jiří works as Development Director for Cimex Group. He and his team are in charge of a dozen of development projects in Prague, Mariánské Lázně and Brno. He is a graduate of the Faculty of Architecture at Czech Technical University in Prague. Before Cimex Group he worked for OM Consulting, Fórum Karlín and Portland Trust. Previous projects to which he contributed include, for instance, the AFI Vokovice administrative complex in Prague 6 and Floreasca Park in Bucharest. In his free time he enjoys being with his family and doing Brazilian jiu-jitsu.