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Iva Cankova

Director | Retail and Asset Management Services

Colliers International,
Slovanský dum,
Building C,
Na Príkope 859/22,
Praha 1,
110 00 Czech Republic

Office: +420 226 537 618

Mobile: +420 606 417 103


Iva joined Colliers International in April 2016 as the Head of Office Agency, and in January 2018 moved over to be Director of Retail & Asset Management Services, newly established business lines reacting to an increased need from clients seeking assistance in helping them prepare strategies, refurbish their assets, re-gear / optimize tenant-mix, as well as retain and attract tenants, etc.

Iva has worked in the Czech real estate industry for more than 20 years specializing in office and retail letting, landlord representation and asset management. She has a wide knowledge of all aspects of commercial properties, including letting / re-letting, devising and implementing marketing strategies, maintaining or enhancing value of the property, tenant relationship as well as communication with the property and facility managers. Her experience from the landlords’ side means she possesses an excellent understanding and knowledge of all aspects of Asset Management Services as well as Retail agency.

Prior to joining Colliers Iva worked for 10 years at Pinnacle Central & Eastern Europe as the Head of Czech and Slovak Asset Management. In this position she was responsible for providing the full suite of asset management services to internal and external clients (e.g. Commerz Real AG, Walton Street Capital, Peakside Capital Advisors, Merrill Lynch Int’l). Iva managed a portfolio of prominent mixed-use retail and commercial assets with a gross asset value of circa €350 mil and GLA of 157,000 sq m, and until its sale to Arcapita a further 500,000 sq m of prime logistics space in Czech Republic and Slovakia, worth €380 mil.

Previously Iva worked as the Sales & Facility Manager for Lordship Estates, Prague, Czech Republic; Sales & Marketing Manager for ACE, New York City, NY; and Head of Property Management for Central European Capital Investors, Prague, Czech Republic. In her roles she was responsible for coordinating property management and supervising facility management as well as reconstruction activities, lettings, marketing, managing key clients’ accounts, maintaining relationships with other third parties including real estate agents and brokers, property management companies, etc. 




Brokerage: Landlord Representation, Brokerage: Tenant Representation, Property Marketing, Real Estate Management Services, Asset Management, Business Space Lease Advisory, Consultancy Services, Disposal Advice, Financial Analysis, Lease Administration, Property and Facilities Management, Retail Management, Shopping Centres, Destination Consulting, Lease Advisory, Mixed-Use Properties, Office, Retail


Anglo-American College,  Prague, Czech Republic

Business Administration


School of Fashion Design,  Prague, Czech Republic

Fashion Industry

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