The guest of the fourth part of the PFI Talks podcast series is the Business Director of Wealth Management at Conseq Investment Management, Mr. Lukáš Vácha. In the following interview, you will learn what the situation is on the market of corporate bonds and real estate funds, how Lukáš Vácha perceives the average Czech investor and where he sees room for improving the financial literacy of Czech society. You can find the full video of the whole conversation conducted in the Czech language below or in your favorite podcast application. Here you will also find a short bonus video with questions from Leoš Rousek in English.
Interview in Czech language
Shorter interview in English language
Lukáš Vácha – Business Director of Wealth Management/Conseq Investment Management/
Lukáš Vácha gained his degree from the Faculty of Finance and Accounting of the University of Economics in Prague. He also studied at the University of Cologne. From 2000 to 2002, he worked for Conseq Finance, a.s. as a trader in bonds. From 2003 to 2005, he worked for Česká spořitelna, a.s., as product manager for the segment of small and medium-sized enterprises, where he was responsible for credit products and the financing of energy saving projects and renewable energy sources in collaboration with IFC (International Finance Corporation), a member of the World Bank Group. Between 2005 and 2008, he worked for ČSOB Asset Management, a.s., a member of the ČSOB group, as an account manager for institutional clients. In 2008, he rejoined the Conseq group, where, as a Business Director, he is responsible for private and institutional clients at Conseq Investment Management.