New Appointment: Martin Kužela

Fri, 20/07/2018

Martin has recently joined the team of Global Securities Services Czech Republic as Senior Relationship Manager.                                                             


We are pleased to announce that Martin Kužela joined the team of GSS Czech Republic in June. He will be responsible for managing the relationships with our clients in the Czech Republic and will report directly to Karolína Staňková, Head of UniCredit GSS Czech Republic and Slovakia.

Martin has extensive securities services knowledge gained over the past 11 years of servicing both international and domestic clients. He started his career in securities services at Citibank in Prague in 2006, where he held multiple roles prior to being appointed as Direct Custody and Clearing Operations Head in 2009. At the beginning of 2015, Martin moved to Johannesburg, South Africa, where he took over the responsibility for the Direct Custody and Clearing Operations at Citibank.

Prior to joining UniCredit, Martin worked at KBC as Section Head for Securities Services in Brno, Czech Republic, where he was responsible for the shared services related to securities services and was also a Member of the Management Board of KBC Shared Center in Brno. He has a deep understanding of securities services, clients, technology and operating models.

Martin holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Law from the University of Applied Law in Prague, Czech Republic.


Karolina Stankova
Head of Global Securities Services Czech Republic