Chairman of the Board of Directors of Colt CZ
Managing one of the world's leading manufacturers of small arms
Mr. Drahota studied at University of Economics, Prague and completed an Executive MBA program at the University of Chicago. Before joining Colt CZ, Mr. Drahota worked for almost 12 years in investment banking and financial markets for Société Générale Group, most recently as Managing Director, Head of Central and Eastern Europe, based in Paris. During 2014-2015, he served as a senior advisor to the Deputy Minister of Finance of the Czech Republic responsible for financial markets. Mr. Drahota has a broad non-executive director experience, and currently serves, inter alia, as a representative of the Ministry of Finance on the Supervisory board of ČEPS. Mr. Drahota has been with the Group since 2014. He has been appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors of Colt CZ effective 1 July 2021.