Since graduating from Brno Technical University, Ctirad has spent almost his whole career working in Logistics and Purchasing along with additional services such as Fleet and Facility Management. He has worked in a variety of managerial positions, including at the manufacturing concern Celestica, at the utility company RWE, and at the retailers Makro and Rexel. One of his more recent positions was as Director of Purchasing at Kooperativa, where he oversaw purchasing, the purchasing process, facility management and project management. He has also had experience in procurement management at the insurance company VZP, including public tenders concerning property management. He currently holds the position of Controlling & Procurement Manager at CENTRA, a facility management company.