Oaks Prague is being developed by Arendon Development Company a.s. and is owned by Prague-based Arendon a.s. on behalf of Decimus Real Estate in London.
Oaks Prague has brought together an experienced team of multi-talented craftspeople and designers who are helping to create a unique place to live.
We would like to introduce CEO of Arendon companies, Jan Zemánek. Jan is a senior executive level commercial real estate development professional with over 25 years of international experience. He has worked with companies such as UBM Development Czechia s.r.o., Recoport s.r.o., AKRON Retail CEE s.r.o., Meinl European Land and ARCADIS Projektmanagement s.r.o. in leadership and management positions, where he accomplished numerous development projects in the Czech Republic as well as abroad, including Central and Eastern Europe and the Caribbean. Jan has focused on residential, hospitality and commercial sectors during his career. Jan enjoys travelling, reading about history and is passionate about space exploration. At Arendon, Jan will lead all activities related to the development and operations of the Oaks Prague.
Meet Petr Medvedík. Our CFO, and member of the Board of Directors of Arendon. Petr has worked in finance his entire career. He started with Deloitte as a Senior Auditor. He held that position for four years, and then went on to be with EVRAZ as an Audit Manager. With EVRAZ, Petr was in charge of the internal audit of manufacturing companies in Europe. Since 2009, for over a decade, he held the position of the CFO and member of the Board of Directors of VÍTKOVICE STEEL, a.s., Petr also served on the board of the company’s foundation. At Oaks Prague he is in charge of the Finance, IT, Legal and HR. Departments. He prefers to spend his free time with his family. Primarily trying to keep up with his two sons playing tennis. He has a passion for diving and cooking.
Vaclav has more than 20 years of experience with managing constructions of residential projects. He was part of PasserInvest Group, Penta Investments and SUDOP Group. He managed constructions of developing projects such as Rezidence Riegrovy Sady, Rezidence Waltrovka and Červená Skála. Vaclav supervises our construction and has already been part of Oaks Prague since 2016. He likes outdoor sports or activities and, that is why you can find him cycling during summer, skiing in winter and he very much enjoys Croatian cuisine.
Kateřina has over 20 years of experience in marketing and sales. She began her career in a business position, from where she worked her way up to top management through various managerial roles. For the past five years, she has held the same position of Marketing & Sales Director within the Czech representation of the UBM Development group. As a member of the leadership team, she was responsible for the implementation of the global marketing and business strategy in the Czech Republic. Among Kateřina's reference development projects you will find Lipno Resort, Astrid Garden, Neugraf or Arcus City. At Oaks Prague she is responsible for developing business and marketing strategies, expanding, and further enhancing project awareness, just as well as managing the company's sales and marketing departments. Kateřina’s great passion is travelling and all outdoor sports.
We are pleased to introduce you to our COO of Hospitality, Peter Hartevelt. Peter has Dutch and American nationalities and brings more than 25 years of experience leading and building luxury hotels around the world. He has worked extensively with international brands such as Hilton Worldwide, but also with the creation of independent boutique Hotels, covering design, construction, strategy, and operations. Recent projects include Le Barthelemy Hotel & Spa (French Caribbean), Le Royal Champagne (France) and the Kempinski Residences St. Moritz (Switzerland). He enjoys travelling and broadening his horizons, as evidenced by the fact that he has lived in eleven different countries and still enjoys discovering new, unconventional places such as the Galapagos Islands, the Faroe Islands or Tasmania. At Oaks Prague, Peter leads all activities related to the development and operations of our amenities – current and future: golf, future restaurants and bistro, wine cellar, hotel, and spa, etc. – everything that we have planned to make living in and visiting Oaks Prague a truly exceptional experience.
Arendon Development Company is the Prague-based developer of Oaks Prague. Arendon is a member of the Decimus Real Estate group, London.
Decimus is a global real estate developer with a long-term vision of investing in projects through its extensive funds. It has made a number of successful, profitable and diverse investments in a range of sectors including residential, commercial and hospitality.
To find out more visit www.decimusrealestate.co.uk
Oaks Prague has partnered with leading brands from around the world to deliver the highest standard of service to residents.