Karel Komarek

Karel Komarek

Chairman of the Board

Current Directorships:
KKCG AG (Chairman of the Board)
MND a.s. (Chairman of the Board)

Year of appointment:


Mr. Komarek has been involved with the Group since 2011 when KKCG Group became a major shareholder of SAZKA a.s.. Mr. Komarek is also the chairman of Karel Komarek Family Foundation and Karel Komarek Promeny Foundation which focus on development of community and environmental projects as well as on support of culture and arts education. Since 2017, he is also the co-chair of Kennedy Center International Committee on the Arts.

Mr. Komarek is one of the most successful entrepreneurs both in the Czech Republic and the Central European region. Mr. Komarek is the founder of KKCG Group, one of the fastest growing investment groups in Central Europe, which has enjoyed dynamic development under his leadership during the last 20 years. Today, KKCG Group manages various companies with an aggregate asset value of over € 67 billion. KKCG Group develops its business activities in thirty-six countries around the world and its key fields include the entertainment industry, the energy industry, IT technologies, and real estate.