Board of Directors

The CERGE-EI Foundation Board of Directors comprises a diverse cross-section of leaders drawn from the apex of business, finance, information technology, philanthropy and academia. They bring a wealth of experience to bear on a common commitment to achieve the goals of the CERGE-EI Foundation.  We are immensely grateful to them for their time, their expertise and their financial support.

Orley Ashenfelter

Joseph D. Green 1895 Professor of Economics,
Industrial Relations Section,
Princeton University, 
Princeton, New Jersey

Boris A. Borozan


Managing Partner,
Global Sovereign Advisors
New York, New York

Julia R. Bryan


Managing Director, Vero Partners

Global Chair, Democrats Abroad

Democratic National Committee Member
Prague, Czech Republic

Burkhard Dallosch


Chief Operating Officer, Asset Management,
Deka Immobilien GmbH
Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Marc S. Ellenbogen

Chairman, Global Panel Foundation
President, The Prague Society
Prague, Czech Republic

Randall K. Filer

Professor of Economics, Hunter College &
The Graduate Center, City University of New York
New York, New York

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Štěpán Jurajda

Professor of Economics

CERGE, Charles University

Senior Researcher 

Economics Institute, Czech Academy of Sciences

Prague, Czech Republic

Michael C. Markovitz

Founder and Chairman (ret.), Argosy Education Group
Chairman, John Marshall Law School
Chairman/CEO, Yorkville University
Sarasota, Florida

Gérard Roland

Professor of Economics and Professor of Political Science,
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, California

Dragana Stanišić


Global Product Manager


Amsterdam, Netherlands



The Hon. Craig R. Stapleton

Former U.S. Ambassador to France and the Czech Republic
Stapleton Associates
Greenwich, Connecticut

Jan Švejnar

James T. Shotwell Professor of Global Economy,
School of International and Cultural Affairs
Director, Center for Global Economic Governance
Columbia University
New York, New York

Susan E. Walton

Founder and CEO

UnHerd Insight

Frost Consulting
London, United Kingdom