CzechInvest's employees deal with potential investors and strategic partners on a daily basis. Their everyday work consists in negotiating with high-level representatives of the state administration, representatives of regions, cities and municipalities and local entrepreneurs. The objective is to create the best conditions for the state, municipalities, local entrepreneurs and investors.
Therefore, strong emphasis is placed on the level of expertise, negotiation skills and management skills, particularly among the agency’s top management. CzechInvest’s managers are professionals with extensive experience in business, international trade, research and development, law and marketing. The agency’s strategy is to fill key positions with high-quality managers who can help CzechInvest achieve its ambitious goals.
Bc. Vojtěch Rajtr
Deputy for Strategy
Vojtěch Rajtr is a graduate of the Faculty of Economics at the University of Economics in Prague. Prior to joining CzechInvest in 2005, he worked in marketing and advertising agencies. At the beginning of his career at CzechInvest, he was involved in the development of Czech subcontractors. He gradually gained experience in the area of overall support for companies, from start-ups to major foreign investors. From November 2014, he served as the head of the Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises and Regions Division. In 2020, he became the deputy for strategy, determining CzechInvest’s direction according to Strategy 2019+. Vojtěch is fluent in English. In his free time, he focuses primarily on his family. He enjoys skiing and cycling.
Ing. Jakub Hájek
Head of the Startup and Innovative SME Division
Jakub Hájek is a graduate of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering of the Czech Technical University in Prague and the Politecnico di Torino in Italy. He worked abroad for ten years, namely in Great Britain, South Africa, Ireland and Germany in the area of automotive anti-corrosion protection. In 2019, he became the sector manager for nanotechnology at CzechInvest and, a year later, head of the Innovation Department. Jakub Hájek is married and has a son. In his free time, he enjoys travelling and photography and is a fan of science fiction and fantasy.
Ing. Eva Jungmannová
Head of the Investment and Foreign Operations Division
Eva Jungmannová is a graduate of the University of Economics in Prague with a degree in International Politics and Diplomacy. She has been working at CzechInvest since 2013, first as a project manager for strategic projects and later as head of the Strategic Projects Department. She headed CzechInvest’s new foreign office in Canada from 2017 to 2021. Upon her return in 2022, she took over management of the Investment and Foreign Operations Division. Eva speaks English, German and Spanish. In her free time, she enjoys travelling, running and reading.
Mgr. Michal Urban
Head of the Business Environment Division
Michal Urban is a graduate of the Charles University Faculty of Physical Education and Sport with a degree in Physical Education – Geography and has devoted most of his professional life to the field of education. He first taught in Great Britain and then headed an agency administering a European programme to support informal education and volunteer activities. He later worked at the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport, where he was responsible for the area of youth and support for gifted students. He joined CzechInvest just prior to the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic as director of the agency’s regional offices and has headed the Business Environment Division since November 2021. Michal most enjoys spending his free time with his family, doing a lot sports and travelling.
Ing. Marcela Ušáková
Head of the Internal Services Division
Marcela Ušáková is a graduate of the Faculty of Management at the University of Economics. Before joining CzechInvest in 2021, she managed the personnel department at a private company. She has experience not only in the area of human resources, but also in project and financial management, labour-law consulting and lecturing. Marcela speaks fluent English. In her free time, she enjoys sports, travelling, good books and dry red wine.