She hails from Prague, where she also studied Financial Engineering at the University of Economics. She worked for a year as a journalist at the daily Lidové noviny, then joined Raiffeisen stavební spořitelna as a data analyst and statistical modeller. She then held the same position at Equa bank, where she also became familiar with the technical aspects of the role. She made another major career move by joining Home Credit International, where she worked as a risk manager for revolving products across all of Home Credit’s country markets. She was also involved in launching new projects (among others, in the US) and oversaw risk management for the Indonesia, Vietnam and US markets from her position at the Group’s headquarters. She joined EMMA Capital in 2022 and holds the position of Investment Manager.