ING Wholesale Banking strengthens its team of Relationship Managers

In the months of November and December of 2007, ING Wholesale Banking’s Relationship Managers team was strengthened by Zdeněk Matoušek (29) and Jitka Kulhánková (33). Zdeněk Matoušek will be in charge of clients from the Automotive and General Industries sectors (producers, exporters and distributors) and Jitka Kulhánková will cater to clients from the Pharmaceuticals and Health care, Telecom and Media, Food and Beverages and Retail sectors.

Zdeněk Matoušek has experience in financial services from ČSOB where he worked from 2003, first as corporate credit specialist and later as account manager for corporate clients. He managed a portfolio of clients whose annual turnover exceeded CZK 300 million. In November 2007 he joined ING.

Zdeněk Matoušek earned his B.S. in Finance in 2002 at Alabama State University in the U.S. While still with ČSOB, he passed the Foxes training course for future corporate and institutional account managers.

Zdeněk Matoušek speaks, English and German.

Jitka Kulhánková has extensive experience in banking. In 1998 she joined Citibank, a.s., as Business Developer for Emerging Local Corporates. Then she worked as Head of Wholesale Client Service Team at ABN Amro Bank N.V for four years. In 2005 she joined Calyon S.A. where she worked as Senior Relationship Manager for the bank’s clients from the construction sector.

She is a graduate of the Faculty of Business and Economics, Mendel University of Agriculture and Forestry, Brno, where she studied Economics and Management. At present she is in the MBA programme of the Escuela Superior de Marketing y Administracion Barcelona at the Czech Management Institute in Prague.

Jitka Kulhánková speaks  English. Her hobbies include cultural pursuits and travelling.

Informace pro média:

ING Wholesale Banking is a business name for the corporate banking activities of ING Bank N.V. It was founded in 1992 as an organisation part of ING Bank N.V. Amsterdam. In 2006 its assets totalled over CZK 60 billion. ING Wholesale Banking is a member of the Prague Stock Exchange and the Czech Banking Association.

ING is a global financial institution of Dutch origin, offering services in the banking, insurance and assets management area. It provides its services to 60 million of private, corporate and institutional clients in 50 countries. With more than 120,000 employees and a broad spectrum of premium corporations it owns, ING serves clients under the ING brand.

ING Group is a responsible corporation and has globally initiated the ‘Chances for Children’ project. In the Czech Republic, as part of this global campaign, ING Wholesale Banking established partnership with Tereza Maxova Foundation, whose aims are ideally aligned with ING’s own strategy – supporting educational, leisure and sports activities. This partnership is unique in the way that it uses for giving grants; the grants commission includes Foundation executives as well as ING Wholesale Banking employees.

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ING Wholesale Banking
Zuzana Kalabová
Marketing & Communications Manager
Nádražní 344/25, Praha 5
Tel.: 257 474 339, +420 602 204 835
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Viola Baštýřová
Account Manager
Salvátorská 931/8, Praha 1
Tel.: + 420 224 810 809, + 420 776 210 599