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,
Gartner Area VP
Oldřich was co-founder and since 2007 director of Gartner's representative office in the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Romania (KPC-Group, now Gartner Czech Republic). He has been working in IT since 1997, starting first as a consultant and later as a project manager in the implementation of ERP and CRM systems in companies in manufacturing, trade and services.
Hana Kabilová,
Executive Operation Manager
Hana has been with Gartner Czech Republic since 2008 and currently holds the position of Executive 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.
Václav Špáňa,
Executive Partner, Head of EXP Team
Václav joined Gartner Czech Republic 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 Gartner Czech Republic 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.
Kristýna Lykke,
Client Partner
Kristýna joined Gartner Czech Republic in the begginig of 2021 as Client Partner.
Tereza Rundová,
Client Success Associate
Tereza joined Gartner Czech Republic 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,
Sales Manager, High Tech team
Markéta has been with Gartner Czech Republic since 2010. She currently holds the position of Sales Manager 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.
Albert Krištof,
Account Executive, High Tech team
He joined the company in November 2022, becoming a member of the HT team where he took responsibility for the ICT supplier. He also worked on ICT projects during his studies at the University of Economics. Before joining Gartner Czech Republic, he worked as an Account Executive at GoodData, Rockaway Capital and Mall Group.
Daniel Merhaut,
Sales Manager, Large Enterprises team
Daniel joined Gartner Czech Republic as Senior Account Executive in 2019. He currently holds the position of Sales Manager Large Enterprise Czech republic, Slovakia and Romania. He has years of experience in ICT vendor environment. During his previous career, he held various positions in Sales. He worked for Hewlett-Packard, Dell, Lenovo and, in Finance Industries and Public Sector.
Jana Rydziová,
Client Executive, Large Enterprises team
She has been with the company since 2005. She started first in marketing and sales management, later she worked as a Sales Executive and in the last seven years she has been fully responsible for the Slovak market. She has held the position of Client Executive since March 2024.
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.
Stanislav Kosík,
Account Executive, Large Enterprises team
Stanislav has been working at Gartner Czech Republic since 2021 in the position of Account Executive. He applies his more than 20 years of experience in business positions at Siemens IT Services, Hewlett-Packard, Microsoft and Oracle to customer care in the public sector in the Czech Republic. Prior to that, he worked for 7 years in the state administration as director of a section at the Ministry of the Interior of the Czech Republic and later as director of the anti-money laundering unit at the Ministry of Finance of the Czech Republic.
Jaroslav Peyerl,
Account Executive, Large Enterprises team
He has been working for Gartner Czech Republic 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 Gartner Czech Republic, 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 Gartner Czech Republic at the beginning of 2022 as Senior Account Executive. She brought experiences from Hewlett-Packard, where she held various sales roles in telco, public sector and finance. After spin-off she worked for DXC as consulting sales. Last experience was from NTT selling infrastructure and unified communications solutions.
Isabela Lupusoru,
Account Executive, Large Enterprises team
Isabela joined Gartner Czech Republic at the end of 2021 as Account Executive responsible for clients in the Romanian market.
Anna Prchalová,
Account executive, Large Enterprises team
She joined the company in May 2024, becoming a member of the Large Enterprise team where she took responsibility for financial institutions and clients in manufacturing. She came from consulting company Billigence oriented on data and analytics consulting. Her career started in ComAp, where she worked in various sales and marketing roles.
Lukáš Erben,
Vendor Executive Manager
Lukáš has joined Gartner Czech Republic 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.
Ivana Šeráková,
Office Manager / Real estate
Ivana joined us at the beginning of 2023 as office manager / Real estate. Her previous experience at IdeaZoom and IdeaSense makes her a great asset to Gartner Czech Republic. Her motto is: Obstacles are challenges!
Radka Dejmková,
Radka joined Gartner Czech Republic as Assstant in 2020. She worked as Accountant.