Team

Jaromír Zahrádka

CEO

Jaromír Zahrádka

CEO

Jaromír Zahrádka is Chief Executive Officer and the co-founder of i&i Prague. Prior to setting up i&i Prague, he held the position of Business Development Manager at the IOCB TTO in Prague from 2012, where he participated in almost every aspect of academy-to-business Technology Transfer. Under his supervision, three spin-off projects were established – Riocath Medical Devices a.s., DIANA Biotechnologies and iBodies. He remains a member of the Supervisory Board of Riocath.

Jaromír holds an MSc. and a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the Charles University in Prague. He also completed his master’s in Corporate Economics, Management and Enterprise Valuation at the University of Economics in Prague.

Using his economical background in combination with his scientific expertise, he will provide complex perspective for the evaluation of the project´s potential and feasibility. He will help you find the right strategy, attract investors or licensing partners and he will make the numbers play in your favor. His expertise and network of contacts including investors or big Pharma can open a brand-new perspective for your project.

zahradka@iniprague.com

Jiří Moos

Executive Director

Jiří Moos

Executive Director

Jiří Moos is our Executive Director, having joined i&i Prague from DiaSorin where he was Marketing Manager. He is also the chairman of TACR GAMA Commercialization Board at the Institute of Molecular Genetics in Prague, and an external member of the Supervisory Board at the Institute of Biotechnology AS CR.

Between 2008 and 2016, he acted as Senior Sales Manager for Sigma-Aldrich, Czech Republic and Slovakia, and as a Coordinator of regional Sigma-Aldrich Applied Business Unit activities, also covering Hungary and Poland. For six years, he was working for Immunotech a.s., a Beckman-Coulter company located in Prague, first as Product Manager in the Clinical Chemistry team and later as Life Science Product Specialist team leader.

Jiří also has extensive experience as a Scientific Researcher at the Centre of Assisted Reproduction, General Teaching Hospital in Prague and as a Research Fellow at the Institute of Molecular Genetics AS CR in Prague.

Jiří Moos completed his Master´s Degree in Biology and Chemistry at Charles University in Prague. He received a Ph.D. (CSc.) in Biology from the Institute of Molecular Genetics, AS CR in Prague, followed by almost 3 years of postdoctoral fellowship in the field of Biology of Reproduction at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Jiří studied Business and Strategic Selling at the Miller Heiman school.

If you are interested in cooperation, Jiří will probably be the person you will be meeting most often. Maybe you are already on his radar because he is the one actively searching for new opportunities. He has been in the world of science for almost three decades and has made an extensive network of contacts. He will find the right partner in terms of science. You need a cooperative lab that will produce your compound? Are you looking for a partner to share the amount of data you need to measure? He will find one for you.

moos@iniprague.com

David Stíbal

Vice Director

David Stíbal

Vice Director

David Stíbal is the Vice Director at i&i Prague. Prior to joining our company, David has worked in Lach-Ner s.r.o. as a research scientist, developing modular catalytic systems. He holds a BSc and MSc degrees from UCT Prague, Czech Republic, and PhD from the University of Neuchâtel in Switzerland. After his doctorate studies, David has spent several months as a PostDoc at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. This international scientific experience allowed him to develop a detail-oriented approach to projects from various fields, spanning organic and inorganic chemistry, pharmaceutical sciences, bioinorganic chemistry and biochemistry.

Combining the knowledge and skills obtained during his studies with his interest in technology, David will be happy to help assess the scientific background of your projects, offer advice during their start-up phase and assist in their long-term development all the way to the successful commercialization.

stibal@iniprague.com

Alexandr Krajhanzl

Director, Board of Directors

Alexandr Krajhanzl

Director, Board of Directors

Alexandr Krajhanzl has joined i&i Prague since September 2021. He is also a member of the Board for the Commercialization of Science and Research Results of Charles University Prague.

Between 1993 and 2004 he worked in various General Management functions in Cilag/later Janssen-Cilag, Johnson & Johnson. In 2004 as Regional Director he became responsible for Business Development in EMEA Emerging Markets (80 countries) at Janssen, J&J Pharmaceutical companies. His responsibility has changed in 2010 until 2017 when he acted as Regional Director New Business Development in the territory covering Europe Mid-Sized Markets. Between 2004 and 2017 he was a member of Global BD team responsible for L&A and M&A initiatives and projects in Infectious Diseases and Vaccines. During his tenure in this position, he led or participated in numerous global, regional and local L&A and M&A deals. For his contribution he was rewarded by two Global Standards of Leadership Awards of Johnson & Johnson.

Between 2013 and 2019 he also served as President and Founding Member of Pharma Licensing Group Central and Eastern Europe and Vice-President of European Pharma Licensing Board.

Alexandr completed his Master’s Degree in Chemistry at Charles University in Prague. He has received a PhD (CSc.) degree in Biochemistry and worked as Charles University teacher for almost 11 years at the Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science.

Should you be interested in a collaboration in field of drug development, Alexandr will be the right contact whom you can meet. He has been in the world of science and its commercialization for more than 20 years and has an extensive network of contacts amongst Pharma and Med Device companies.

krajhanzl@iniprague.com

Mikuláš Vargic

Lawyer

Mikuláš Vargic

Lawyer

Mikuláš studied law at Masaryk University Brno and International and European Law at the University of Antwerp. He is an independent attorney with specialization in technology transfer. Mikuláš joined our team in 2016 and has almost ten years of experience. He has previously worked in a major Czech law firm in Brno and at South Moravian Innovation Center (JIC). He also works for other clients from both the public sector (universities and research institutions) and the private sector (investors, start-up and spin-off companies).

Mikuláš helps i&i Prague with all legal matters and is involved in negotiating transaction documentation with our partners. His knowledge of business, technical and legal matters will help you to tailor the legal framework for your specific needs.

Jaromír Zahrádka

CEO

Jaromír Zahrádka is Chief Executive Officer and the co-founder of i&i Prague. Prior to setting up i&i Prague, he held the position of Business Development Manager at the IOCB TTO in Prague from 2012, where he participated in almost every aspect of academy-to-business Technology Transfer. Under his supervision, three spin-off projects were established – Riocath Medical Devices a.s., DIANA Biotechnologies and iBodies. He remains a member of the Supervisory Board of Riocath.

Jaromír holds an MSc. and a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the Charles University in Prague. He also completed his master’s in Corporate Economics, Management and Enterprise Valuation at the University of Economics in Prague.

Using his economical background in combination with his scientific expertise, he will provide complex perspective for the evaluation of the project´s potential and feasibility. He will help you find the right strategy, attract investors or licensing partners and he will make the numbers play in your favor. His expertise and network of contacts including investors or big Pharma can open a brand-new perspective for your project.

zahradka@iniprague.com

Jiří Moos

Executive Director

Jiří Moos is our Executive Director, having joined i&i Prague from DiaSorin where he was Marketing Manager. He is also the chairman of TACR GAMA Commercialization Board at the Institute of Molecular Genetics in Prague, and an external member of the Supervisory Board at the Institute of Biotechnology AS CR.

Between 2008 and 2016, he acted as Senior Sales Manager for Sigma-Aldrich, Czech Republic and Slovakia, and as a Coordinator of regional Sigma-Aldrich Applied Business Unit activities, also covering Hungary and Poland. For six years, he was working for Immunotech a.s., a Beckman-Coulter company located in Prague, first as Product Manager in the Clinical Chemistry team and later as Life Science Product Specialist team leader.

Jiří also has extensive experience as a Scientific Researcher at the Centre of Assisted Reproduction, General Teaching Hospital in Prague and as a Research Fellow at the Institute of Molecular Genetics AS CR in Prague.

Jiří Moos completed his Master´s Degree in Biology and Chemistry at Charles University in Prague. He received a Ph.D. (CSc.) in Biology from the Institute of Molecular Genetics, AS CR in Prague, followed by almost 3 years of postdoctoral fellowship in the field of Biology of Reproduction at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Jiří studied Business and Strategic Selling at the Miller Heiman school.

If you are interested in cooperation, Jiří will probably be the person you will be meeting most often. Maybe you are already on his radar because he is the one actively searching for new opportunities. He has been in the world of science for almost three decades and has made an extensive network of contacts. He will find the right partner in terms of science. You need a cooperative lab that will produce your compound? Are you looking for a partner to share the amount of data you need to measure? He will find one for you.

moos@iniprague.com

David Stíbal

Vice Director

David Stíbal is the Vice Director at i&i Prague. Prior to joining our company, David has worked in Lach-Ner s.r.o. as a research scientist, developing modular catalytic systems. He holds a BSc and MSc degrees from UCT Prague, Czech Republic, and PhD from the University of Neuchâtel in Switzerland. After his doctorate studies, David has spent several months as a PostDoc at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. This international scientific experience allowed him to develop a detail-oriented approach to projects from various fields, spanning organic and inorganic chemistry, pharmaceutical sciences, bioinorganic chemistry and biochemistry.

Combining the knowledge and skills obtained during his studies with his interest in technology, David will be happy to help assess the scientific background of your projects, offer advice during their start-up phase and assist in their long-term development all the way to the successful commercialization.

stibal@iniprague.com

Alexandr Krajhanzl

Director, Board of Directors

Alexandr Krajhanzl has joined i&i Prague since September 2021. He is also a member of the Board for the Commercialization of Science and Research Results of Charles University Prague.

Between 1993 and 2004 he worked in various General Management functions in Cilag/later Janssen-Cilag, Johnson & Johnson. In 2004 as Regional Director he became responsible for Business Development in EMEA Emerging Markets (80 countries) at Janssen, J&J Pharmaceutical companies. His responsibility has changed in 2010 until 2017 when he acted as Regional Director New Business Development in the territory covering Europe Mid-Sized Markets. Between 2004 and 2017 he was a member of Global BD team responsible for L&A and M&A initiatives and projects in Infectious Diseases and Vaccines. During his tenure in this position, he led or participated in numerous global, regional and local L&A and M&A deals. For his contribution he was rewarded by two Global Standards of Leadership Awards of Johnson & Johnson.

Between 2013 and 2019 he also served as President and Founding Member of Pharma Licensing Group Central and Eastern Europe and Vice-President of European Pharma Licensing Board.

Alexandr completed his Master’s Degree in Chemistry at Charles University in Prague. He has received a PhD (CSc.) degree in Biochemistry and worked as Charles University teacher for almost 11 years at the Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science.

Should you be interested in a collaboration in field of drug development, Alexandr will be the right contact whom you can meet. He has been in the world of science and its commercialization for more than 20 years and has an extensive network of contacts amongst Pharma and Med Device companies.

krajhanzl@iniprague.com

Mikuláš Vargic

Lawyer

Mikuláš studied law at Masaryk University Brno and International and European Law at the University of Antwerp. He is an independent attorney with specialization in technology transfer. Mikuláš joined our team in 2016 and has almost ten years of experience. He has previously worked in a major Czech law firm in Brno and at South Moravian Innovation Center (JIC). He also works for other clients from both the public sector (universities and research institutions) and the private sector (investors, start-up and spin-off companies).

Mikuláš helps i&i Prague with all legal matters and is involved in negotiating transaction documentation with our partners. His knowledge of business, technical and legal matters will help you to tailor the legal framework for your specific needs.

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