Irena Jindrichovska is a Head of the Department of Business Economics at the University of Economics and Management in Prague, Czech Republic. She has a broad experience in the financial sector and in consulting and executive training. Previously she worked at several British and European universities. She was a program director of successful MSc programme in Accounting and Finance at University of Buckingham, UK. She acts as a lead researcher in British and international projects. She is an author of academic articles in the field of market-based accounting and a coauthor of books on corporate finance, financial derivatives, and financial statement analysis. Her current academic interests include corporate financing decisions and corporate governance in transitional countries.