Jitka works as Senior Vice President Applied Excellence & Change in Innogy SE in Germany.
Canadian Muriel Anton is the founder and General Manager of Odyssey, and Chairwoman of the Supervisory Board
Denisa graduated from the Charles University, Law Faculty in Prague and from the Cambridge University.
Formerly a partner at two of the most respected executive search and consulting firms in the world,
Marcela Čechová is an Executive Coach and mentor. She helps senior leaders to enhance their leadership competencies, above all in the area of emotional and social intelligence development.
Marcela holds Master´s degree in International Business and together with her husband enjoys sport, nature and family, especially three granddaughters.
After graduation at the Czech Technical University in 1996, he worked for Schneider Electric for 15 years.
In 2011, he joined General Electric on the post of business director in Central and Eastern Europe responsible for business of the engineered electrical equipment. In 2016, he decided to continue his career in ABB on position of the Industrial Automation division and to do his best to capitalize his expertise in management of systems/solutions sales and services.
Along with that position, he actively participate in initiative of Digitalization in Industry that reacts to the current development according to the concept of Industry 4.0.
Michaela Chaloupkova has been working for ČEZ for almost 11 years. She started her career there as a sales referent
Since 2003, Barbora has been the General Manager of Mary Kay Czech Republic and Slovakia. Before that, she had worked in the company as a Marketing Manager.
Currently, Mario works as Deputy CEO and Vice-Chairman of the board for Fincentrum. Previously, he held the position of Chief Executive Officer of Raiffeisenbank Czech Republic.
Petr linked the first part of his international career with Hydro Czech Republic, the local affiliation of Norsk Hydro ASA, where he served for almost nine years.
While in law school I harboured a secret dream to become a journalist and/or a writer (conceivably both..).
Lenka Hejduková currently works as an HR Director at Renomia. Before coming to Renomia, she was one of the leading members of Havel, Holásek & Partners attorneys at law.
RNDr.Michaela Hrdlickova, MBA, was born in Brno, where she also graduated from the University of Jan Evangelista Purkyně (now Masaryk University)
Anna works since August 2011 in Prague as HR Director for Czech Republic and Slovakia to the Sanofi Group, which connects the brand Zentiva, Sanofi Pasteur and Genzyme.
Andrea is HR, Talent and Leadership Development Professional with international experience from EY, Deloitte and Johnson & Johnson. She is Coach and Mentor, certified in agile leadership and agile talent.
Josef has worked for Deloitte since 1999. First, as an Executive partner of the Financial advisory division and later on as an Executive partner of the whole company,
Katerina is an experienced professional, currently working for EY as marketing director for Central & Southeast Europe, responsible for managing and driving marketing strategy
Kristin is an executive coach and business consultant at her own company, KLP Coaching, which offers individual coaching, team facilitation and leadership workshops.
Martina spent the last sixteen years working in marketing departments of financial and banking institutions as well as in the FMCG industry.
Tania le Moigne – Country Director Google Czechia, Slovakia and Hungary. She has been working in the IT industry and the internet world for most of her career.
Alice Machová entered EY as a Senior manager of the Financial consultancy department in September 2010. She specializes in complex accounting and reporting in accordance
Stanislav is currently the Supply Chain Director of Nestlé in the Czech and Slovak Republics. He has been a member of the Nestlé Management Committee for more than 15 years.
Lenka Mrázová spent 21 years of her career in the field of international tax consultancy, auditing and accounting for large multinational companies. Now she challenge people to reshape their way of thinking and seeing things, change the view and later the world.
Vaclav worked 19 years in different management positions in the major pharmaceutical company Merck (known as MSD in Europe) out of which almost 12 years as the Managing Director for the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
Milan launched local Esselte branch in 1997 and since 2002 he has been in charge of the development of Esselte’s business in the CEE region.
After almost 20 years at McKinsey, having founded and led McKinsey’s Prague office Viktor became the CEO of fast-growing Euram Bank, based in Vienna,
Petra graduated from the University of Economics Prague. In 1995, she founded her own market research agency AMD. Four years later, she became
Alice Punch has nearly two decades of management consulting experience across a wide range of industries and geographies. A global citizen,
I enjoy bringing solutions to complex problems through connecting various expertise and people. This can range from complex audit & accounting advisory projects to setting up new internal processes preparing companies for future innovations.
In 2017/2018 I worked as Chief of Staff of CEE Assurance Leader, helping to drive the Assurance strategy in 29 CEE countries and delivering complex innovations projects such as bringing dashboard reporting online. I am also passionate about creating conditions to get the best out of people. As an example I co-drove PwC for Parents initiative. As part of my PwC journey I also spent a year in Seattle office in the United States, where I focused on assurance and SOX work for multinational clients in telecommunication industry.
I am a Fellow Member (FCCA) of the international Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and licenced Czech Statutory auditor. I further studied US GAAP framework and completed CPA certification in 2007. I am a graduate from the University of Economy in Prague with PhD degree completed in 2004. Apart from my full time job in PwC I lecture at University of Economics as external tutor for Master in Finance and Accounting English program. I enjoy travelling, reading and having fun with my 2 kids.
Jana graduated from the Institute of Chemical Technology in Prague, but devoted all her career to human resources.
Martina Říhová, currently the CEO of Starcom MediaVest Group, began her journey through Czech advertising landscape in 1995 as a
Petr is the Head of Central and Eastern Europe at Worldline, European leader in the payments and transactional services industry.
Babeta believes that her main job as CEO of BoHo (Bohemian Hotels & Hostels) is to motivate and develop people. She truly believes that key to a successful business are motivated people.
In Babeta’s spare time she enjoys running and is a founder of a running group Adventní běhání (www.adventnibehani.cz) which tries to help those in needs through running during the festive season
Ivana has more than 20 years of experience in a leading position, more than 4 years as a Marketing Director for Mc Donald´s .
Senta is a business professional with a twenty years of international experience in Sales, Marketing and Mergers and Acquisitions.
Jakub Sova has been a Partner at Deloitte since 2010, specializing in Management Consulting in the areas of transportation, CFO services, operational excellence
After running her own business in sales and later working in the sales department of Johnson&Johnson, Barbora pursued her career in human resources. She held several senior positions at General Electric, including that of the HR Project Manager in Dublin.
Highly regarded for her insight and effectiveness in developing and managing communications programs for high-profile clients such as Honeywell, MasterCard, GE Money, Bayer Schering Pharma, Pilsner Urquell,
Eva is the Hub Lead for the IT Risk Management & Security function, and a liaison for the EMEA region. Key responsibilities of the function are to collaborate with ITRMS Platform Leads to assure our company is being protected against cyber threats,
Eva has over 15 years’ experience in ICT management, previously working in the mobile telecommunication industry leading technical operations and support teams across the ICT landscape.
Eva holds a Master’s Degree in Management and Economy of Telecommunications and Transportation from the Czech Technical University, and holds a certification in ITIL (Manager`s Certificate), Project Management (PRINCE Practitioner) and ISO 19770 (Software Asset Management).
Jana is an HR enthusiast promoting diversity and inclusion for past 20 years. Her profession started in the Council of Europe as a trainer of intercultural communication and human rights.
Lucie is the Chief Financial Director and a Board member of UNIQA pojišťovna for CZ & SK markets. She blogs about the serious as well as about the not so serious aspects of Czech business and likes getting to know other cultures and customs through travelling.
Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers