Lukáš Kovanda

Chief Economist of CZECH FUND

Lukáš Kovanda

Lukáš is responsible for evaluating investment opportunities by monitoring in particular (geo)political and macroeconomic situations in the world and in the Czech Republic. He communicates the conclusions of his own analyses both to clients and business partners, as well as to the general public in the Czech Republic and abroad through conferences and media.

When he comments on the economic situation in the Czech Republic, he also appears in worldwide media, whether it be the Associated Press, the Wall Street Journal or the German public television channel ARD. He is also engaged in academic work and professional publishing.  He lectures at the Faculty of Economics of the University of Economics, is a member of the Board of the Czech Banking Association, and besides professional publications, he has also written several books on economics for the general public. He is among the figures responsible for popularizing the bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. Thus far, he has been the chief economist of Cyrrus.