Jana is a fundraising director of Sue Ryder Czech Republic where she first started as a volunteer in social services. In 2008 she exchanged her volunteering for a regular job position and under her guidance Sue Ryder has gradually built up its fundraising and PR team. Jana studied foreign trade at the University of Economics in Prague and afterwards worked in sales positions, personnel consulting, PR and marketing. Jana’s core competencies are in business development, fundraising from variable sources, strategy management and building teams. For the past three years she has been leading a campaign focused on major donors.