Zdenek Pekarek, PhD, is an advisor to Inven Capital, co-author of reports by the Eurelectric blockchain discussion platform, software developer and blockchain solution explorer.
Inven Capital is a 240 million EUR cleantech venture capital fund established by a major European utility CEZ and by the European Investment Bank. Its portfolio companies include Sonnen, the global, award-winning leader in residential battery storage. Sonnen participated in the blockchain pilot with the transmission grid operator TenneT in Germany and in other blockchain initiatives.
Eurelectric blockchain discussion platform was established by more than 20 major European utilities within Eurelectric to explore the potential of blockchain in energy sector use cases and associated regulation. Two reports were published in May 2018.
Zdenek’s background includes multiple roles in digital and corporate development of CEZ, commercial development of software for complex systems, and PhD in computational modelling.