Muna Awwadová • Senior Consultant • Prague
Muna Awwadova joined the Accord Group to support the firm in developing and growing the Interim Management Services across EME. Drawing on a multicultural background and her career to date, she supports clients in bridging their business challenges, sourcing executives with specific technical and leadership expertise. Committed to performance, quality and results, Muna helps AGIM create a strategic approach that impacts businesses across regions and industries.
Prior to joining the firm, Muna spent 16 years in roles of increasing responsibility within the search industry and People & Change Advisory Services. Her multidisciplinary experience spans across industrial sectors, Life Sciences, Technology and Government. Muna began her career in Prague, Czech Republic with the Accord Group and Antal International and in 2003 relocated to the Middle East spending seven years with KPMG and the last five years with CTPartners.
Muna graduated from the Technical University of Liberec holding a Bachelor of Science, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering in the Czech Republic and she is a Certified Assessor for Psychometric Assessment.
Jana Kuzmická • Associated Partner • Bratislava
Jana has been accomplishing executive searches on top management levels for local companies as well as international corporations for more than 14 years. She experienced being on client side as well as consultant in premium executive search companies. Her market expertise includes Manufacturing, Energy & Utility, FMCG and Professional Services. She is well familiar with the Slovak and Czech markets and has a wide network of contacts developed over the years.
Projects aimed at analyzing processes in production and non-production enterprises and in-depth assessments of managers allowed her to get good overview of the functioning of companies and understand their needs in the field of human resources.
Jana holds a master’s degree in social Pedagogy.
Jana Martin • Managing Partner • Prague
Jana Martin possess more than 20 years of experience in international Executive Search Services and she has been developing a successful business model of Interim Management for Central and Eastern Europe since 2009.
Jana has been managing teams on a local and international level for corporate and professional service clients supporting their leadership and business people agenda. Jana’s passion remains consulting and supporting people in business and bringing business leaders together to create a unique value proposition for clients.
Jana launched her career in Human Resources Management at Danone and Nestlé. In HR Consulting and Executive Search she started with Accord Group ECE in 1996, and was in charge of several regional “start-up” missions before she took over the responsibility for the Czech and Slovak offices in 2000 and in 2004 she took over the leadership for Accord Group Central and Eastern Europe and, together with her partners in Poland, Romania and Hungary, accomplished an MBO in 2005.
Jana holds a Master’s Degree in Social Sciences from the University of Leipzig, Germany. Due to her origin, experience and family background speaks multiple languages.
Jindřich Smitka • Consultant • Prague
Jindrich Smítka has worked for many years as an independent consultant in procurement and corporate electricity and natural gas purchase. Thereafter as an financial markets analyst focused on precious metals.
As an consultant in Accord Group Interim Managers & Consultants he is responsible for identifying of new business opportunities and finding effective solutions for corporate clients and interim managers.
He holds master’s degree from University of Finance and Administration in Prague in the field of Marketing and is specialized in Media Relations.
Lubor Staněk • Partner & Senior Consultant • Prague
As a Senior Consultant and Partner, Lubor’s expertise lie within Manufacturing with a specialization in the Automotive and Consumer Goods Industries. Though his expertise covers wide range of sectors and disciplines, Lubor is generally thrives supporting clients who are facing major changes within their operations, whether start up projects, introducing newly developed technologies or ven relocation of plants clearly highlighting his enjoyment leading most complicated and demanding projects requiring a hands-on and analytical approach. Lubor has been with the firm since 2010.
Lubor has been in the people business for over 25 years and he has thus been one of the longest serving Search Consultants in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. Lubor managed hundreds of successful assignments at senior executive level for multinational and local clients. Lubor has the passion for success combined with patience, objectivity and discretion.
A lawyer and diplomat by education, in addition to his native Czech, Lubor speaks English, Russian as well as some Greek and Spanish.