Jakub was the first intern to graduate from the Rockaway Academy and was then offered a permanent position with us. After a stint with Košík.cz, where he built the data platform from scratch, put together the internal Business Intelligence team, and was responsible for strategic projects and the shareholder agenda, he is now part of the Rockaway Ventures team and together with Dušan Zábrodský manages investments into the German Bringmeister internet supermarket.
At the Rockaway Ventures Fund he put together its ESG strategy and drew up an investment assessment strategy from the perspective of sustainability.
Jakub graduated from Economics at Charles University in Prague as well as Business and Management at the Stockholm School of Economics. He worked on financial analysis at SME Direkt in Stockholm, and as a consultant at EY Czech Republic. He is also an enthusiastic Scout and the co-founder of the Redukto start-up.