Cushman & Wakefield has appointed three new partners. They are Josef Krautman from the Office Agency Team, Michal Naskos from the Valuation and Advisory Team and David Nath from the Hospitality Team.
Josef Krautman, Partner and Head of Tenant Representation Services in the Office Agency Team, has been working at Cushman & Wakefield for four years. He has more than 12 years of experience in the field of commercial real estate, having worked on the landlord side for several consulting companies in the Czech Republic and Germany. He also focused on investments. Josef works with several major clients such as Anheuser Busch, Huawei and Atlas Copco.
Josef graduated from the Faculty of Corporate Management at the Czech Management Institute in Prague (ESMA) and from the Real Estate programme at the University of Reading in the UK. He has been a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) since 2016. In his spare time, he plays golf and pursues fitness activities, spends time with his family and plays chess.
Michal Naskos, Partner at the Valuation and Advisory Team, has been active in the field for 17 years and is one of the most experienced international valuers on the Czech market. He values real estate properties as part of large retail structures as well as in the office and industrial sectors. He is a key point of contact for the banking sector. Among other projects, he was involved in managing the instruction as part of valuing extensive portfolios all over Europe during his tenure with the company.
He is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and the Association for the Development of the Real Estate Market (ARTN). He is also one of the few Czech members of the Valuer Registration Scheme (VRS). Michal graduated from Charles University in Prague. He spends his spare time with his family and playing sports.
David Nath, Partner and Head of Hospitality, CEE joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2014. He has more than 17 years’ worth of experience with hospitality real estate. David leads a team of experts and consultants focusing on hospitality investments, hotel valuation, operator selection and advisory on hotel development. In the CEE region, David has participated in investment transactions involving several hotels including the Vienna House Easy Chopin Hotel Prague, Parkhotel Prague, etc. He also participated in the allocation of international hotel chains during the selection of operators as part of several instructions in Prague, Budapest and Warsaw including hotel asset management with a view to maximising performance. He also provides advice in the field of development of hotels of all categories, possessing extensive experience in the field. Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield, he worked as a member of the Board of Directors for the Keystone Hospitality Fund in Luxembourg.
David graduated from the Prague International University in Accounting and Finance (2011) and has been a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) since 2015. He spends most of his spare time with his family and travelling.