Successful Alumni

Markéta Dvořák

Markéta Dvořák

Business Development Manager
Wellington Management Singapore

 

Based in the Singapore office, Markéta is a Business Development Manager at one of the world’s largest asset management firms, Wellington Management. Prior to moving to Singapore in 2015, she worked in the firm’s London office and their European investors. Markéta holds a double Masters degree from the University of Economics in Prague and Helsinki School of Economics (CEMS). She and her Singaporean husband have a two year old son. In her free time, Marketa devotes her energy to supporting the cultural legacy of her great-great grandfather, Czech Composer Antonín Dvořák.

 

CEMS graduate 2005
Andrea Hurychová

Andrea Hurychová

Chief Strategist & Co-founder
WeDigital Prague

 

Andrea started her career as an intern at Google in Prague. After experience in digital marketing she became festival director of Utubering – one of the biggest events for generation Z – focused on influencers. Nowadays, she is co-founder and chief strategist in her online marketing agency WeDigital focused on influencer and video marketing. With her team she cooperates with the brands such as Asahi beer, Avon, Google or Czech Olympic team. During her CEMS studies she spent a semester abroad at the Louvain School of Management.

 

CEMS graduate 2014
Hana Scharffová

Hana Scharffová

Reporter/Presenter
Czech TV

 

Hana is a Czech TV presenter of the Horizont ČT24, a programme dedicated to current world affairs. During studies she spent two semesters abroad at the Universität St. Gallen and the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. She has worked in media since 1999, during years 2005-2009 as a foreign correspondent of the Czech TV in Germany, where she interviewed many of its high representatives, including Chancellor Angela Merkel. In 2006 she received a prize for journalist under 33 (Novinářská křepelka). She is a Taekwon-do ITF medallist and likes to spend her time with family, friends, in nature or training, around people who inspire her, and at all the places where life reaches a spiritual level.

 

CEMS graduate 2002
Tomáš Hruška

Tomáš Hruška

Country Managing Director CZ/SK/HU
L’Oréal

 

Tomáš started his career in the L’Oréal’s Marketing Department in the Czech Republic. He then worked in marketing and commerce in France; in Sweden as Country Managing Director, and in Italy as General Manager Consumer Products Division. He has been back in the Czech Republic since 2015 as Country Managing Director for the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary.

 

CEMS graduate 1998
Matouš Michněvič

Matouš Michněvič

Vice President – Head of Credit Product Europe
Mastercard

 

Matouš started his career in an advisory at KPMG in Prague and later Amsterdam. He was at the start of the strategy team at PwC for middle and eastern Europe. He has been working at Mastercard since 2013. Matouš was awarded the Silver Medal of prof. Jan Jánský for his blood donation. He lives in London with his wife and two daughters.

 

CEMS graduate 2006
Petr Šmíd

Petr Šmíd

Head of Consumer Marketing, CEE
Google

 

Petr has been working for Google since 2013. Before that he worked as an Associate and Business Analyst and later as an Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company. Being a CEMS and INSEAD MBA graduate himself, he’s passionate about education – leading frequent workshops for students, professionals, startups, and other businesses. He has always enjoyed travelling, skiing & ice hockey, for the past 3 years all of this with his little daughter.

 

CEMS graduate 2005