Michaela stands as one of Czech’s very experienced and successful recruitment professional, established in 2008 her own Direct/Executive Search company topPEOPLE. Her excellent knowledge and profound experience in the field of Direct/Executive Search she gained also as Country Manager Czech Republic/Senior Executive Search Consultant in a Swiss Executive Search Company.
She can look back to 10 years experience in Direct/Executive Search, having actively lead and placed over 150 Executive Projects in Czech republic, Slovakia and Poland throughout her career, Michaela is an expert in searching for executive, management and senior specialized positions within automotive, aircraft industry, manufacturing, machinery, B2B services, sales, energy, IT, healthcare and food-industry.
Michaela holds an MSc. in Economics and Management SME and a B.A. in Economics and Administration from the Masaryk University in Brno. She is native Czech, fluent in English and Slovak, and communicative in German and French.
George joined TopPeople in 2009 with a track record of 10 years´work experience in managerial sales positions in Czech Republic and Slovakia.
He can look back to 5 years experience in Direct/Executive Search. His profound IT-technology knowledge combined with excellent mastering of the new social media allows him to find the best potential candidates in a tremedous short time. George has activily participated in over 50 executive and senior management projects in Czech republic and Slovakia.
George holds an MSc. & B.A. in Economics and Management SME from the University of Economics in Brno.
Dr. Markus Ciupek
Markus joined topPEOPLE in 2014 with a track record of international work experiences in Czech Republic, Germany, Japan and Poland within big cooperation's and mid-sized companies.
15 years’ experience in executive positions as Managing Director, Plant Manager, Purchasing Manager, Kaizen-Manager and Research Manager. He was responsible for over 40 top and senior management placements in Germany, Czech Republic, Poland and Ukraine.
Excellent communicator and negotiator who finds the right language within every organizations and has a tremendous passion to lean philosophy.
Markus studied at the Technical University of Berlin and University of California Berkeley and graduated in Industrial Engineering and Management. He holds a Ph.D. (magna cum laude) in the field of production technique. Markus is native German, fluent in English and Polish, as well communicative in Czech and Russian.