Horejsova, Tereza

Originally from the Czech Republic, Dr Tereza Horejsova is currently based in Geneva in the position of Director of Project Development and Partnerships at DiploFoundation. Tereza has had an international career in academia and the non-governmental sector in the Czech Republic, the United Arab Emirates, Switzerland and the United States, where she established a US branch of Diplo and remains in the position of its Executive Director. Tereza works on several capacity development activities in the field of digital policy and is an advocate of bringing practical considerations of capacity building into the discussion. Tereza chairs the working group on cybersecurity culture and skills of the Global Forum on Cyber Expertise. She holds a PhD in European Studies, and an MA in International Studies from the Charles University in Prague. Besides her mother tongue, Tereza is fluent in English, with a working knowledge of French, German, Swedish, and Danish.