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Eduard Kučera


Mr. Kučera is a Co-Founder and serves as Board Member at AVAST Software. He served as Chairman of the Board from the incorporation of AVAST Software a.s. in December 2006 until January 2014. Since 1991, Mr. Kučera was responsible for the activities of our predecessor entity, ALWIL Software partnership. From 1991 to 2009, Mr. Kučera also served as Chief Executive Officer, directing day-to-day operations that included the transition to a free software distribution model in 2002. Prior to co-founding AVAST, Mr. Kučera was a computer hardware specialist at the Czech Computer Research Institute (VUMS). In 2009, Mr. Kučera was named Ernst & Young's "Entrepreneur of the Year 2009" for the Czech Republic. Mr. Kučera holds a Doctorate of Natural Sciences degree in experimental physics from Charles University in Prague.

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Enterprise Office Center
  • Pikrtova 1737/1A
  • Prague, 140 00
  • Czech Republic

Eduard Kučera Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Photoneo 15-Sep-2015 Seed Round 00.000 Other Commercial Products Generating Revenue 000000 00č000
0000000 23-Apr-2014 00000 00000 00.00 Application Specific Semiconductors Generating Revenue 000000 00č000
0000000000 10-Aug-2013 0000 00000 00000 Application Software Startup 000000 00č000
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Eduard Kučera Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
Eduard Kučera Angel Investor 0 0 Prague, Czech Republic