Company bodies

Board of Directors:

 

Ing. Jaroslav Pantůček

Chairman of the Board

Jaroslav Pantůček studied industrial economics at the University of Economics in Prague. He previously worked in the management of MERO between 1997 and 2015. He contributed to the strategic development of the company in his position of Chairman of the Board and CEO. Under his leadership, the company managed to acquire a stake in the TAL Group and also establish the International Association of Oil Transporters with the aim of coordinating transportation and sharing experience in the field of oil transportation in Europe. He then worked as a CFO and Member of the Board of Directors of the MVV Energie CZ holding, where he was responsible for the strategic and financial management of the entire group consisting of 15 companies.
He was elected to the Board of Directors of MERO ČR, a.s., in June 2022. He is responsible for the administration and management of the companies in the MERO Group, strategy and business analysis, corporate affairs and compliance, human resources management, security, centralized purchasing, legal affairs and communication, risk management, and internal auditing.

 

Ing. Zdeněk Dundr

Deputy Chairman

Zdeněk Dundr’s professional career is connected with oil. He graduated from the University of Chemical Technology in Prague and the University of Economics in Prague, and began his career at MERO ČR, a.s. in technical professions. He mainly dealt with the quality of stored and transported oil, the application of new technologies, the introduction of inspection programs and defectoscope methodologies for the revision of technological equipment. Later, he led teams providing maintenance, quality and asset management, and participated in international projects. Since September 2020, he has been a member of the Board of Directors, responsible for the operation and maintenance of oil pipelines and tank farms, the implementation of new investment projects and strategic development.

 

Ing. Marcel Kalakaj

Member

After graduating from the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and the Faculty of Business and Economics at the Brno University of Technology and postgraduate studies in law at Masaryk University in Brno, Marcel Kalakaj pursued a career as a financial expert. He led the Raiffeisen AG investment group and gained experience as a financial controller for the American multinational group Johnson & Johnson. He worked as a CFO for the American company Liberty Global operating the UPC and Chello brands, then as a Regional and Group CFO for the countries of Eastern and Central Europe for the largest Czech transport group CS Cargo and the companies Regus and G4S. He has been a member of the Board of Directors of MERO ČR, a.s. since 2021 and is responsible for financial management, business planning, ICT and asset management.

Board of Supervisors:

Ing. Jiří Šneberger

Chairman

Ing. Pavel Šenych

Deputy Chairman

Ing. Jiří Fojtík

Member

Audit Committee:

Ing. Pavel Závitkovský

Chairman of the Audit Committee

Ing. Petr Šobotník

Vice-Chairman of the Audit Committee

PhDr. Tomáš Vyhnánek

Member