Founder and Managing Partner of Constellation
His background is in line management – firstly in sales, marketing and finally in general management. He successfully managed the World Trade Center Czech Republic
, coordinating high level international business networking. Furthermore, he spent six years managing the CEE regional activities of American Express
. From 2005 he changed his career and became a CEE Managing Director for Hays Specialist Recruitment
. In 2008 Jan joined two other local partners in Prague office of Spencer Stuart
, one of the global leaders providing executive search services. In 2008 Jan was elected to the position of Vice President of Amcham and he was again re-elected several times since. In 2009 Jan founded Constellation Executive Search.
Prior to joining Constellation, Ivan worked in senior management positions in marketing and communication divisions of multinational companies - DHL Express, SAP and Cinergy Global Resources
, responsible for implementation of international marketing and PR strategy. In the last five years he worked as private investor in the field of e-commerce and technology start-ups. He gained management experience back in 1990´s as the director of external and internal communication of the manufacturing company Vítkovice a.s.
From 2005 to 2009 he served as an elected Vice President of Czech Golf Federation.