Since 2020 Jan holds the global position of Head of Contract Management of ABB’s Process Automation Business Area.
In this global role he currently leads the Contract Management function and provides legal advice to the senior business management and strategic guidance to the legal and transaction teams working on large and complex projects. The major global Divisions within his sphere of responsibility are Energy Industries, Process Industries, Marine and Ports, Turbocharging and Measurement & Analytics.
After ten years in private practice in CZ and UK, he joined ABB Czech Republic in 1998 as a General Counsel and Compliance Manager. Between 2002 and 2005 he worked as Contract and Risk Manager for ABB Process Industries GmbH, Mannheim, Germany.
He holds a Law degree from Charles University in Prague and in 1996 completed postgraduate studies in the Master of Laws program of the University of London.