18. 1. 2006 - CSA Board of Directors and Supervisory Board Personnel changes

Prague, January 18, 2006

Today, the Supervisory Board of Czech Airlines made some personnel changes to the company’s bodies.

The Supervisory Board approved the resignation of Jaroslav Tvrdík as Chairman of the Board and President of CSA. Radomír Lašák was appointed as the new President and Chairman of the Board as from 19 January 2006 .

The Supervisory Board also accepted the resignation of Eduard Janota as Chairman of the Supervisory Board and that of Libor Lukášek in connection with winding up the National Property Fund of the Czech Republic as of 31 December 2005.

The new members of the Supervisory Board are Jaroslav Král and Ján Dzvoník, who was also elected Chairman of the Supervisory Board of CSA.

Brief resumes of the new members of the Supervisory Board:

Ján Dzvoník, Chairman of Supervisory Board of CSA
Ján Dzvoník is a graduate of the Bratislava School of Economics and European Business School in Prague. From 1997 he worked as head of the Financial Section and later Economic Section of the Czech Ministry of Defence. From 2002 he was Deputy Minister of Defence for Financial Management. He was a member of the Executive Committee of the National Property Fund of the Czech Republic in 2004 and 2005. He is currently the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of MERO, a.s. and a member of the Supervisory Board of AERO Vodochody a.s.






Jaroslav Král, member of Supervisory Board of CSA
Jaroslav Král graduated from the Faculty of Law of Charles University in Prague. From 1996 he worked for seven years at the Ministry for Regional Development as head of the Legal Department, Deputy Minister and head of the Section of Legislation and Compatibility with EC Law. From 2002 to 2004 he headed the Security Policy and Crisis Management Section at the Ministry of Agriculture. He is currently the First Deputy Minister at the Ministry for Regional Development. He represents the Ministry for Regional Development on the Supervisory Board of PPP Centre, a.s. and the Executive Board of Czech Railways.






Supervisory Board of CSA – list of members as of 19 January 2006
Ing. Ján Dzvoník – Chairman
Ing. Jiří Pos – Deputy Chairman
Ing. Dušan Horák
Mgr. Hana Pešková
Jaroslav Lorenc
Ing. Miloslav Müller
Zdeněk Čáp Ph.D.
Ing. Martin Tlapa, MBA
Ing. Ivana Krynesová – Gage
MUDr. Pavel Bém
Ing. Pavel Suchý
JUDr. Jaroslav Král, CSc.



1 For more information please refer to our previous press release  - Radomír Lašák named president of CSA.


Jitka Novotná,
CSA Spokesperson