Tomas Fiala

Tomas Fiala

Chief Executive Officer

Tomas Fiala, Chief Executive Officer of Dragon Capital, has over twenty years’ experience in Central and Eastern European securities markets.

He started his career at Bayerische Vereinsbank in Prague in 1994, continuing studies at the Prague University of Economics. In 1995, Tomas joined Wood & Co., a leading regional investment bank, and was sent a year later to Ukraine to establish and run their office in the country. Under his leadership, Wood & Co. became the largest investment bank in Ukraine. Following the 1998 financial crisis, he moved to Wood’s Warsaw office to launch their online brokerage. In 2000, Tomas initiated the founding of Dragon Capital. Since its foundation, Tomas has been the CEO of Dragon Capital, building the company into the leading investment bank in Ukraine and a trusted financial adviser for international investors.

He sits on the boards of several companies, including AIM-listed Dragon-Ukrainian Properties & Development plc.

Tomas has served as elected President of the European Business Association (EBA) in 2010-2015 and since 2016, leading Ukraine’s top business community, which currently comprises over 1000 companies with more than a million employees. In 2015, Tomas co-founded and became the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Center for Economic Strategy, an independent economic policy think tank. In October 2016, Tomas was elected to the Board of Transparency International Ukraine, part of a leading global anti-corruption watchdog, for a two-year term and re-elected again in 2018 for the same period.