Karel has been with CBRE Global Investors for over 11 years and is responsible for managing the €1.6 billion AUM Polish operation. He is also an Asset Manager of Zlote Tarasy, a landmark retail property in the heart of the CBD of Warsaw Previously, he worked was Head of Strategy and Research CEE, providing strategic advisory to the CEE organisation and especially CEE based Funds that manage properties in Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia, Romania and Austria. Prior to joining CBRE Global Investors, Karel Zeman worked as Head of Research for Czech Republic and Slovakia for Cushman & Wakefield. Karel earned a Master degree in Regional Geography and Regional Development at Charles’ University of Prague. Karel is member of RICS and an active member of International Council of Shopping Centres. Karel is native Czech but lives in Poland. He is fluent in English and Polish.