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by Property Forum | Career

JLL is expanding its leadership in the Czech Republic. As of 9 May 2022, it has a new Director of Industrial and Logistics Agency in the Czech Republic.

JLL announces the appointment of Robert Sgariboldi as Director of Industrial and Logistics Agency, Czech Republic with effect from 9th May 2022. Robert will report to James Fitzgerald, Head of Industrial and Logistics Agency, Czech Republic, and will take the lead on leasing advisory and supply chain consultancy to JLL’s logistics clients across the Czech Republic. In addition, he will work closely with other teams in the JLL network, including Miebach – the world’s largest supply chain focused consulting firm - and the broader JLL EMEA industrial and logistics business.

Robert joins JLL from 108 Agency where he served as Chief Financial Officer and Head of Industrial Agency. Prior to this, Robert worked for over 18 years at Panalpina, one of the largest 3PL companies globally at the time. His last role, before the acquisition by DSV, was Country Manager for the Czech Republic and Slovakia. Andrew Peirson, Managing Director for the Czech Republic at JLL, said: “Thanks to Robert’s extensive experience in the logistics sector, we will further strengthen our diverse and highly capable industrial agency business in the Czech Republic".

Robert Sgariboldi is a graduate of the VŠFS in Prague where he majored in Corporate Finance. His career has been always closely connected with logistics and supply chain for over 20 years. At Panalpina, a former Swiss-based global 3PL provider, he held a number of roles in operations, business development and general management in the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Germany. At 108 Agency, which he joined after the merger with DSV, Robert was leading its industrial department while managing its financial processes. He also led the tender and acquisition process of the Czech subsidiary of BNP Paribas Real Estate in 2021.