Pavel Simajchl, born in 1962, studied Czech Technical University Prague – Engineering College, Specialization of Engineering Technology and Specialization of Manufacturing Process Automation and Robotics. After completion of the university studies in 1986 he started his career in ZVU Hradec Králové as a research and development engineer. He passed MBA course on International Manager Prague College, The Manchester Metropolitan University. Gradually he has become the Deputy Manager of Mechanization and Automation Department, the Manager of Technology Department, the Deputy General Manager, the Manager of Machinery Workshop and then in 1997 the General Manager of the Company. In the same year he was elected, by the General Meeting, the member of the Board of Directors and the Chairman. This position executes till now. Since 2002 he executes, as well as, the position of the General Manager of ZVU Engineering a.s.