Jan Zurek has been appointed managing partner of KPMG Czech Republic.
Zurek is taking over the role from Frantisek Dostalek, who has managed the firm since 2001 and will continue to work as chairman and chief executive of KPMG Central and Eastern Europe (CEE).
Zurek began his career with KPMG in 1990 and is one of the founders of KPMG’s Czech office. In 1993, Zurek became a partner responsible for tax advisory and from 2005 he was in charge of tax advisory in the 19 countries covered by KPMG CEE.
Zurek will continue to be a member of the executive board of KPMG CEE.
In his new role, Zurek plans to strengthen the firm’s personnel structure through the recruitment of high-calibre university graduates and experienced professionals.