We have a great team with an average of 14 years’ experience in technology sector and IT management. Our clients make use of collective 34 years’ CIO work experience of our Executive Partners.
Oldřich Příklenk,
CEO 
Oldřich has been the CEO of the company since 2007. He began his IT career in 1997 as a consultant and later worked as a project manager responsible for the implementation of ERP and CRM systems in various industry sectors.
Jana Rydziová,
Deputy CEO
Jana has been with the company since 2005, she started her career in marketing and later moved into sales. For last 7 years, she has held the position of Country Manager for Slovakia. She has served as Deputy CEO since 2015.
Hana Kabilová,
Operation Manager
Hana has been with KPC-Group since 2008 and currently holds the position of Operation Manager. She gained valuable experience in event management and project support at the Ministry of Defence and later worked as project coordinator at MRI Worldwide, the world’s search and recruitment organization.
Michal Provazník,
Executive Partner
Since 2009, he has worked at KPC-Group as an Executive Partner, supporting Gartner clients from the banking, manufacturing, public and telecommunication sectors. In the first part of his career, Michal held positions as IT director and ICT demand manager in different banking institutions. He also has experience in ICT vendor environment.
Václav Špáňa,
Executive Partner
Václav joined KPC-Group as Executive Partner in 2017 and has served since then as an advisor to our clients from financial and government organizations. He has more than 30 years of experience in IT. He worked on both the vendor and the end-user sides of the industry and served as CIO and CEO in large international companies.
Hynek Bury,
Executive Partner
He has been working for KPC Group as an Executive Partner since 2021, focusing on Gartner clients in the areas of utilities, finance and banking and insurance. Hynek brings experience with the execution of strategic changes from previous operations in GE, HP and Česká spořitelna / Erste Group.
Simona Šnegoňová,
Client Manager
Simona joined KPC - Group at the end of 2021 as Delivery Administrator and took over the position Client Manager in March 2022, so she is always on hand for our Executive Partners.
Barbora Bobošová,
Delivery Administrator - Assistant
Barbora took up the position of Delivery Administrator - Assistant in the summer of 2022 and is thus always on hand for our Executive Partners.
Tereza Rundová,
Client Success Associate
Tereza joined KPC - Group during 2022 as Client Success Associate and works closely with clients to resolve day-to-day issues related to the use of Gartner services.
Markéta Kudrnová,
Team Leader, High Tech team
Markéta has been with KPC-Group since 2010. She currently holds the position of Team Leader and works with our vendor clients in the Czech Republic on improving their business efficiency, identifying opportunities for growth and expansion or implementing a differentiation strategy. She has been in the consulting industry since 1999, when she joined IDC as Marketing Manager for CEE.
Miroslav Jeník,
Senior Account Executive, High Tech team
Since 2014, he has worked with our clients from the energy sector, utility, retail and banking, now he start work in High Tech team and he will be focused on larger HT accounts. Prior to that, he worked at Aquasoft as a Major-Account Manager and gained first valuable experience with ICT projects and solutions.
Rok Grahek,
Account Executive, High Tech team
Rok joined KPC-Group as Business Development Executive in 2019. He has 11 years of sales experience. As a Sales Executive he began to work in SAP in 2007. Then he joined ORACLE, where he has worked as Sales Representative for 10 years. He started BDE competence in KPC/Gartner, executing clear strategy to be the first Sales Agent deploying this Channel.
Zdena Gabaľová,
Account Executive, High Tech team
She has been an Account Executive in the high tech sector since 2022. Previously, she was a Client Partner where she worked closely with clients to resolve day-to-day issues related to the use of Gartner services.
Manuela Shefketova,
Account Executive for Romania, High Tech team
She joined KPC - Group in 2021 as Account Executive for the Czech Republic and Romania in High Tech.
Isabela Lupusoru,
Account Executive, High Tech team
Isabela joined KPC - Group at the end of 2021 as Account Executive responsible for clients in the Romanian market.
Daniel Merhaut,
Team Leader, Large Enterprises team
Daniel joined KPC-Group as Senior Account Executive in 2019. He currently holds the position of Team Leader. He has years of experience in ICT vendor environment. During his previous career, he held various positions in Sales. He worked for Lenovo, Dell and Hewlett-Packard, in Finance Industries and Public Sector. At KPC/Gartner he is focused on Manuacturing, Banking and selected Public Sector Accounts.
Štěpánka Drechsler,
Account Executive, Large Enterprises team
She has been working for KPC Group since 2021 on the position of Account Executive. She brings experience from B2B sales in the telecommunications and banking sectors. Thanks to her career in executive search and recruitment, where she specialized in financial institutions, she also has a solid overview of banking and knowledge of the impact of changes in IT on the corporate culture of organizations.
Stanislav Kosík,
Account Executive, Large Enterprises team
He has been working for KPC Group since 2021 on the position of Account Executive. Stanislav will be in charge of customer care in the public sector in the Czech Republic, for whom he has served for 20 years in sales positions at Siemens IT Services, Hewlett-Packard, Microsoft and Oracle. Prior to that, he worked in the state administration for 7 years as the director of the section at the Ministry of the Interior and later as the director of the anti-money laundering unit at the Ministry of Finance.
Jaroslav Peyerl,
Account Executive, Large Enterprises team
He has been working for KPC Group since 2021 on the position of Account Executive, where he will focus on the insurance industry and other key clients not only in the financial services sector. To KPC Group, respectively Gartner he brings experience from markets in Europe, Asia and the United States, where he has worked with global clients.
Jana Řešátková,
Senior Account Executive, Large Enterprises team
Jana joined KPC - Group at the beginning of 2022 as Senior Account Executive.
Gabriela Visan,
Senior Account Executive, Large Enterprises team
She has been working at KPC-Group since the beginning of 2022 as Senior Account Executive for the Romanian market. She is dedicated to KPC-Group's customers mainly in the banking sector.
Jan Blecher,
Senior Account Executive
John has been with the company since 2008, he started his career as Executive Client Manager and later he moved into sales. He has served as Senior Account Executive since 2019. He is responsible for developing a strategic partnership on the Czech and Slovak markets in retail, manufacturing and government. In the past he worked for Plzeňský Prazdroj. He also has experience with B2C digital sales platforms.
Lukáš Erben,
Vendor Executive Manager
Lukáš has joined KPC-Group in 2013 as editor-in-chief of INSIDE. Since 2015 he has also served as Vendor Executive Manager, supporting our ICT vendor clients. Lukáš has more than 20-year professional IT and tech writing, consulting and publishing background. For 5 years he was editor-in-chief of CIO Business World.
Kateřina Kubištová,
Marketing Coordinator
Kateřina is responsible for a range of activities to support sales and increase local visibility of Gartner and KPC-Group. She is also responsible for coordination of activities related to the Gartner Executive Program.​
Radka Dejmková,
Assistant
Radka joined KPC-Group as Assstant in 2020. She worked as Accountant.