Michal Cenek is an experienced professional with a successful track record in strategic growth and planning, business development and marketing, and business intelligence in the professional services industry. Michal has been employed by some of the largest law firms in the world, starting his career at White & Case, where he led all business development functions working directly with practice chairs in Prague, Czech Republic, and Bratislava, Slovakia.
In his Baker & McKenzie role, Michal relocated to their worldwide headquarters in Chicago to lead a global expansion of the firm into Qatar, Turkey, South Africa, Morocco, Peru and the United Arab Emirates. Michal and his team were responsible for creating strategies for growing business, as well executing all marketing and business development activities in all countries without Baker & McKenzie’s physical presence.
Michal has been recognized for innovation in the legal industry by Financial Times Innovative Lawyer and has achieved the top ranking from Mergermarket for the highest number of deals in emerging markets among law firms. He is currently the Head of Marketing for the Global Legal Technology Solutions Practice at Navigant Consulting, one of the largest consulting firms in the US, where he is responsible for building the brand and expanding the practice worldwide.