He studied “Thermal and Nuclear Machinery and Equipment” at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering in Brno. After his studies he worked for a short period of time as a science researcher in special training facility at Dukovany nuclear power plant with specialization for the primary system of Temelin nuclear power plant. Between 1993 and 2004 he worked in various positions in the intelligence service of the Czech Republic. Since 2004 he has been working in ČEZ as the Director of the Security department of the ČEZ Group. Professionally focuses on critical infrastructure protection and information & cyber security.