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​Jonathan Hallett

Jonathan is  Managing Partner at Cushman & Wakefield for CEE region managing over 400 staff involved in all aspects of property services. Jonathan is also the Chairman of the Board of C&W Romania and oversees the Retail Services in the CEE region. Jonathan has worked with C&W in Brussels, Paris and London. He became a Partner in 2001 and is the member of the RICS.

Cristina Dumitrache

Cristina is Managing Partner at Cushman & Wakefield in Slovakia. For more than 2 years, Cristina was part of the Retail Department at C&W in Slovak Republic as Associate. She was involved in various retail projects within Slovakia and covered leasing and releasing operations. Cristina has an experience of 18 years in real estate of which 10 years in retail. She joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2007, previously working since 2004 for the Associate Office of Cushman & Wakefield in Romania. Cristina joined C&W in Slovakia in June 2013.

Ferdinand Hlobil

Ferdinand Hlobil is the Head of CEE Industrial Department C&W located in Prague. He joined C&W in 1995 and became a Partner of the firm. Since January 2004 he has been active in Warsaw and Budapest, coordinating the Central European industrial teams and the cross-border flows of developers, investors and occupiers. Ferdinand has considerable experience of the Central European property market in industrial, retail warehousing and various land acquisitions. Ferdinand is the member of Logistics Managers Club.

James Chapman

James is the Head of Capital Markets in CEE region. He became a Partner of the firm and is the member of the RICS. James manages the team responsible for investment transactions on behalf of institutional and private clients. Capital Markets team has transacted  some of the most prestigious properties in Central Europe. James has extensive experience in both sale mandates and acquisitions in the region.

Richard Hogg

Richard is the Head of the Valuation & Advisory Services team in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. Richard joined Cushman & Wakefield in 1999 and worked in the London office prior to his move to the Czech Republic. He has been active in the CEE market place since 2003. Richard became a Partner in 2011 and is the member of the RICS.

Frédéric LeFichoux

Frédéric is the Head of Hospitality CEE. He joined Cushman & Wakefield Hospitality in March 2007 and is based in Prague, Czech Republic. Frederic’s responsibility at Cushman & Wakefield is to lead the Central & Eastern European hospitality team (investment, valuation, development advisory, and operator selection). Frédéric has been active in the CEE region for the last 9 years.

Ondřej Fukal

Ondrej is the Head of Property & Asset Management in the Czech Republic and Slovakia and the Partner of the firm. He runs a team of more than 80 professionals dealing with all areas of property management including lease administration, reporting and double-entry bookkeeping. He has structured the team to be able to deliver a sustainable and high quality service in all sectors – shopping centres management as well as office projects and logistics project management.

Jan Kotrbáček

Jan is the Head of Retail Agency in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. He works for C&W since 2001. He builds and maintains relationship with many local and international landlords and retailers providing consultancy on leasing, development and expansion in the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Central Europe. Jan has been involved in consultancy, development or letting in more than 400 projects.

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