David Chour has been Chairman of the Board of the Profireal Group since 2007. A graduate of the Faculty of Economics and Administration at the University of Pardubice, David Chour started at the Profireal Group in 2000 and a year later became a member of the board of PROFI CREDIT Czech. Serving as CEO of the Profireal financial group since 2003, he stands at the helm of the transformation of the group into a leading global provider of financial services in five European countries and Russia with eyes set on expansion into markets in Southeast Asia. 20 years of success track record in transforming Profi Credit companies in significant players in their local markets. Long-term support to needy children and local communities via Global CSR program. Senior Executive with more than 15 years of success track record of managing 5+ countries via sustainable growth. Strong focus on further expansion to perspective emerging countries esp. in South-East Asie and looking for Investments opps in dynamic start-ups (esp. Online FinTechs). Setting up a long-term Group CSR program supporting children in need and local communities where Profi Credit companies operate.
Named member of the board of the Profireal Group in 2007, Zdenek Lhotsky has been the Director of Stategic Development since 2006. After graduating from the Technical University in Ostrava, Zdenek Lhotsky received his MBA in strategic management from Nottingham Trent University in 1998. His work experience includes management positions at the firms BP, Master Foods, AIG Life and Medicover CZ.
Joop Michel was named member of the board of the Profireal Group in 2011. A graduate of economics, Joop Michel brings to the group experience in the shipping and financial services sectors.
Gerben van den Berg became a member of the board of the Profireal Group in 2011. An economics graduate, he has wide-ranging experience working in various managerial positions in the finance, ICT and real estate sectors in the UK and the US.
Dennis Kramer was named member of the board of the Profireal Group in 2011. Having earned a degree in law, he has worked as a lawyer for large corporations in the fields of ICT and media, the pharmaceutical industry and the banking sector.