Josef Kotrba is Chairman of the Czech office. As a member of the senior leadership, he focuses on working with key clients, representing the firm on the market and continues to lead strategic projects in the area of corporate finance. Since 2010 he was the Country Leader of Deloitte for the Czech Republic. Josef Kotrba has extensive experience in Czech business: prior to joining Deloitte, he served as a Board Member and Deputy CEO of Česká spořitelna with responsibility for investment banking. He has participated in or led many of the major transactions that have taken place in the Czech Republic in recent years including a number of sell-side advisory projects as well as buy-side advisory projects for large national and multinational companies.