Jozef KollárFirst Deputy Chairperson of the Management Board (Slovak Republic)
Coordinates the Treasury and Debt Finance unit.
Born on August 6, 1961.
Mr. Kollár studied in University of Economics (Bratislava, Slovakia) in 1979 – 1983 where he gained master of economics and graduated with honors. From 1983 – 1990 studied in the Slovak Academy of Sciences from where he graduated with a Ph.D. degree in economics. In summer 1993 studied in University of Wisconsin, U.S.A. (Graduate School of Banking), in summer 1994 and 1995 in Oklahoma City University, U.S.A. (Jack T. Conn Graduate School of Community Banking) and in summer 1996 in AOTS Association for Overseas Technical Scholarship, Yokohama, Japan.
Fluent in Czech, German and English, conversational in Russian and Polish.
In 1983 – 1990 – Macroeconomics and Strategy Planning Analyst at the Slovak Academy of Sciences (Bratislava, Slovakia).
In 1990 – 1991 – Head of Department of Economics and Foreign Exchange Analysis at the State Bank of Czechoslovakia (Bratislava, Slovakia).
In 1991 – 2006 – Member of the Board (1993 – 1997), Deputy Chairman of the Board (1997 – 2000), Chairman of the Board and CEO (2000 – 2006) at Volksbank AG, (Bratislava, Slovakia).
In 2008 – June 2010 – Owner of JK Advisory s.r.o (financial consulting in real estate development and transport infrastructure in Slovakia).
In July 2010 – February 2016 – Member of the Parliament at the National Council of the Slovak Republic.
Since March 2016 appointed as Deputy Chairman of the Board, representative of the Slovak Republic in the International Investment Bank.