24/01/2014 Karel Tregler appointed as Managing Director, Financial Markets at PPF banka

Karel Tregler (36) was appointed as Managing Director for Financial Markets at PPF banka a.s. on 1 January 2014, filling the position formerly held by Petr Jirásko prior to becoming PPF banka’s Chairman and CEO in October 2013.

Karel Tregler earlier spent more than five years at Generali PPF Asset Management as a senior portfolio manager focusing on investments in equities. Karel joined the PPF Group in 2000, initially as an equity analyst at PPF burzovní společnost. In 2004, he became portfolio manager at PPF Asset Management where he was responsible for equity investments.

Karel Tregler graduated from a doctoral programme at the Faculty of Finance and Accounting of the University of Economics in Prague, where he received his PhD. At the end of his three-year post-graduate programme at the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute, he also received a CFA in 2009.

Karel Tregler is married and has two children. He devotes his leisure time to sports, especially jogging.