Chief Economist at CYRRUS, a leading Czech brokerage, Lecturer at Prague University of Economics, Member of the Scientific Council at Czech Banking Association.
Since 2007, he has been cooperating with the Czech magazine Tyden, firstly as an economic correspondent, later on as an economic analyst. In 2012, he was the Chief Editor of another economic magazine Profit. He also cooperated with the newspaper Lidove noviny as a main analyst and commentator. Since 2014, he has assumed the post of an Economic Expert at the Platform for Internet Economy. He is an author of numerous economic books and articles. He has published, since 2007, more than one hundred personal interviews with leading global financiers and economists, including a number of Nobel laureates in economics. Mr. Kovanda currently belongs amongst the most frequently quoted economists in Czech media.