Jan Polter graduated from the Faculty of Business and Economics of the Czech University of Life Sciences in Prague. In 2003 he joined E.S.T. a. s. in the position of dispatcher of international transports and customer service employee. A year later, he held the position of project manager. In the years 2005–2007, he was the director of the food logistics division and the head of the DACHSER Hradec Králové branch. In 2007 he became the company’s procurator, and since 2008 he has been the director of sales and marketing of DACHSER Czech Republic a.s. Jan Polter earned his MBA at the University of Applied Sciences in Kempten, Germany in the field of logistics management.