Jan Pihar graduated from the Faculty of Management and Economics at the University of Technology in Brno. After graduating from college, he participated in a study exchange program in the USA. He joined the Dachser company in 2004, when he was at the founding of the Dachser company in Břeclav. Here he then worked as an executive and branch manager for four years. In 2008, he was appointed general manager of the Dachser Kladno branch, the company’s largest branch in the Czech Republic. Since January 2019, Jan Pihar has been working as the CEO of Dachser in the Czech Republic.