Karel Vinkler

ČEPS, a.s.

Director of Strategic Section

Karel  is graduated Engineer of cybernetics and electrical systems, completed postgraduate studies at the Czech Technical University in Prague and the program Master of Business Administration at Nottingham Trent University. He has worked in the energy sector since 1986 in various analytical and management positions. During his career he was responsible for generation portfolio optimization, dispatch control, trading at electricity and ancillary services market, hedging generation assets. In CEPS he is working since 2011.

He specializes in the power system modeling and adequacy assessment and strategic management. He was a member of various working groups of international organizations CENTREL, EURELECTRIC and ENTSO-e.