Business Development Director
joined DBM in 1996. In her role of Business Development Director, she has responsibility for new business development and supporting the growth of accounts. Karla also provides consulting services to clients in the public health, transport and financial services sectors.
Prior to taking on this role, Karla worked as a journalist in “Czech & Slovak Investment News”, an English language fortnightly reporting on the issues concerning business, economy, politics, and law in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. In 1993, she also helped to develop the economy, business and finance reports broadcast on Český rozhlas Praha, the Czech public-service national radio.
Karla is a graduate of the Faculty of International Relations (1995) where she majored in Economic Journalism at the University of Economics, Prague and the Institute of Mass Communication and Journalism at the Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University in Prague (1998). She broadened her knowledge in communications and public relations studies in a number of specialized programs, for example the Burson-Marsteller University in the USA, Perception Management studies in London and supplementary courses for legal translators and interpreters at the Faculty of Law of Charles University in Prague.
She is fluent in English, with a good command of French.