In addition to his activities as a partner of TAM Consulting, Jiří Polák (1953) is the owner and executive manager of the consulting company ESJP. He is also the Executive director of Czech Association of CIO (CACIO). Jiří is founder of a musical festival and a research Institute devoted to Terezín composers & music of Gustav Mahler.
Previously he was the Managing partner of Deloitte Consulting in the Czech Rep., Slovakia and Central Europe. He was also involved in Deloitte’s global industry programs and knowledge management efforts. Jiří joined Deloitte in 1992 and was a partner at Deloitte since 1998.
In 2008 he was advisor to the Minister of Trade and Industry, Prague; 2009-2010 he was advisor to the Prime Minister of the Czech Republic. In 2014-2015 he served as advisor to the Minister of Economy in Slovakia.
He worked on a large number of consulting projects for banks in Slovakia, the Czech Rep., Poland and Luxemburg. Of those, seven large projects were directly focused on distribution of products. His clients include CNB, Komerční banka, Česká Pojišťovna, Česká spořitelna, PKO, Luxembourg retail Bank. Jiři’s experience includes other industrial sectors, like telecommunications and retail trade. He was also involved in M&A projects, reengineering projects and projects focusing on design processes for large systems.
Jiří is fluent in Czech and English, and has working knowledge of German, Polish and Russian.
Tel.: +420 603 560 056