Mr. Milan Valasek




Mr. Milan Valasek
Head of Risk
International Investment Bank



Master degree in mathematical economics, 25 years of banking experience, most of it in the Risk Management and Financial Markets. Working for Czech, Slovak and other European banking groups (IntesaSanpaolo, Raiffeisen, Erste) managing diversified teams, on individual and group basis, including environments with higher degree of uncertainty. Full risk management spectrum: credit (both corporate, retail), market, liquidity, operational, fraud detection, workout and collection, collateral management, portfolio analytics, IFRS provisioning. Extensive experience in building and managing cross-functional teams and implementation of banking systems (transactional, analytical and decision-supporting levels). Holistic management approach.

In IIB, Mr. Valasek is responsible for the overall risk management function both on strategic and tactical level, joined the bank in 2015, and represents the delegation of the Czech Ministry of Finance.

Professional creed: “The things should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.” (Albert Einstein)