our team

photo Karel Obluk

Karel Obluk

President

Karel Obluk is a partner in Evolution Equity Partners, a venture capital fund that invests in Europe and North America to start-up companies with global ambitions, particularly in the following areas: IT, IT security, information systems, and machine learning. He is a founder of business angel group Garage Angels and has several smaller angel investments in the Czech Republic and abroad. Karel studied computer science at the Brno University of Technology; worked in technical and executive roles, among others as CTO and CEO of AVG Technologies. He is a member of the Kauffman Fellows Society.

photo Peter Skrla

Peter Skrla

Board Member

Peter Skrla is a seasoned executive with 30 years of experience in three areas of business: start-ups, venture capital, and corporate restructuring. Having spent significant time in North America, Africa, and Europe with extensive travel elsewhere, he loves cross-cultural situations and complex challenges.

photo Pavel Prikryl

Pavel Přikryl

Board Member

"Connector", advisor, and project manager. He led major “mission-critical” corporate projects, launched new business ventures and start-ups, but also a humanitarian organization's development program in Afghanistan. Today, he leads Opero, Prague's business hub, and a consultancy GROWTHGARAGE.