Pavel Pichler has been serving as the Director for South Central Europe at the Advantage Group since 2012. Previously he has worked in various senior managerial roles in the FMCG industry, such as General Manager of Poděbradka, a.s. for Czech, Slovakia and Ukraine, General Manager of Podravka-Lagris, a.s. and previously at Mars, Pernod Ricard and Seagram. Since 2014, Pavel has been a member of the Board of Directors at the University of Economics in Prague. He graduated from the University of Economics in Prague in 1992, and earned his Ph.D. there in 2009.
Mihaela Gavris has been responsible for the Advantage program in Romania since 2015. She has extensive experience in the Romanian FMCG industry, that was acquired by working in key positions for Unilever, Mars Inc. and Danone Baby Nutrition. As a Business Consultant, Mihaela also managed in-store services projects with International retailers in Romania.