Jan Palek is the country manager for the Czech Republic and Slovakia at GLP. He has been in charge of this industrial developer’s portfolio in both countries in the previous years under the Goodman brand. Prior to that, he worked at Skanska Property, where he was responsible for managing commercial projects. He gained a lot of experience abroad, as he worked for several years in the UK on the Terminal 5 project at Heathrow Airport. As a graduate of Brno University of Technology, he successfully designed in the field of civil engineering. He is also an authorized engineer of the Czech Chamber of Authorized Engineers and Technicians in Construction in the field of civil engineering. He considers technical expertise to be an important aspect of his career.