Marek Dlouhý graduated from the Faculty of Law, Charles University (1996), and the Faculty of International Relations, University of Economics in Prague, International Trade and International Policy and Diplomacy (1997). He was awarded a Doctorate at the Faculty of Law, Charles University, in 2002. Before he started working at EGAP, he had externally co-operated with the Foreign Department of the Office of the President of the Czech Republic in 1996. When he started to work for EGAP, he had been working in the claim settlement department for 2 years, then he moved to the debt collection department, which he has been leading since 1999 to 2013. Insurance specialist and export financing and legal issues related to international trade. From 2010 to 2013 he has been a member of the Supervisory Board EGAP.