Who We Are

Members of Board

Jan Macháček

Jan Macháček

Chairman of the Board of Trustee

Jan Macháček is a Czech columnist, musician and university lecturer. He covers political, economic, European and geopolitical issues. Currently he publishes his columns in the Czech daily...

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Adriana Krnáčová

Adriana Krnáčová

Vice-chairman of the Board

Mayor of Prague nominated by the political party, ANO. Krnáčová has a Masters degree in Fine Art and Lnguistics from the Faculty of Philosophy at Comenius University...

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Martina Dlabajová

Martina Dlabajová

Member of the Board

Martina Dlabajová (ALDE/ANO) has been a member of the European Parliament since 2014.
She is a member of the Committee on Employment and Social Affairs and...

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Edvard Outrata

Edvard Outrata

Member of the board

Edvard Outrata graduated from the University of Economics in Prague. In the 1960’s, Outrata worked in the Institute of Mathematical Machinery as a programmer and system analytic....

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Pavel Pustějovský

Pavel Pustějovský

Member of the board

Member of Parliament of the Czech Republic, Regional Councilor and Manager. He graduated from VŠB Technical University of Ostrava and his whole professional life is devoted to...

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Members

Šárka Prát

Šárka Prát

Executive Director

Šárka Prát is a graduate of the University of Economics in Prague (VŠE). She spent part of her studies at universities in both Mexico and France.

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Tereza Fílová

Tereza Fílová

Office Manager

After graduating from the University of Business Administration in Prague she worked as Head Manager of a language school and then spent several months working abroad....

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Miroslava Vitásková

Miroslava Vitásková

Project Manager

Miroslava holds a bachelor degree in International Relations and European Studies from the Metropolitan University of Prague. Before joining the Institute for Politics and Society, Miroslava worked...

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Anna Shavit

Anna Shavit

Analyst

Anna Shavit is a political scientist, lecturer and researcher at the Department of Marketing Communication under the Faculty of Social Sciences at Charles University in Prague. Her...

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Jan Herec

Jan Herec

PR Specialist

Jan is a graduate of Political Science and European Studies at the Palacký University in Olomouc, Czech Republic. He spent part of his studies at universities in...

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Tereza Chmelíková

Tereza Chmelíková

Analyst

Tereza holds a masters degree in Political Science from the Faculty of Social Science at Charles University in Prague. She spent part of her studies at De...

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Jakub Konrád

Jakub Konrád

Analyst

He studied Political Science at Masaryk University in Brno with a focus in election studies and political marketing. After his studies, he began to devote himself to...

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External Consultants

František Petružalek

Digitization, Industry, Utility
František Petružalek

Trainees

Erika Smereková

Erika Smereková

Christopher James Downs

Christopher James Downs

Igor Irša

Igor Irša

Kristína Majerčíková

Kristína Majerčíková