Mr. Baudis is one of the Group's co-founders and has served as a Director of the Group since the incorporation of Avast Software a.s. in December 2006. Mr. Baudis will be a Non-Executive Director of the Company at Admission. In 1988, Mr. Baudis wrote the original program from which the Group's portfolio of products is generated. Since 1991, Mr. Baudis has played a leading role in the development of the Group's business with its predecessor entity, ALWIL Software partnership. Prior to co-founding Avast, Mr. Baudis? was a graphics specialist at the Czech Computer Research Institute (VUMS). Mr. Baudis? holds an M.S. in Information Technology from the Prague School of Chemical Engineering.