Ing. Vladimír Vlk, Member of the Board of the Energy Regulatory Office, completed his studies at the Czech Technical University in Prague, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering. He has been active in the power engineering sector for more than 35 years. His first employer in this sector was a power engineering company (currently ČEZ, a.s.), where he worked (till 1985) in the posts of the Twin Unit Manager and Chief Engineer in the field of operation of the power engineering units. From 1986 he worked at the Škoda Praha Company in the posts of Shift Engineer and Head of the Launching Group. Vladimír Vlk worked at ČEZ, a.s. (again) between 2014 and 2016, but at that time already as a Member of the Supervisory Board. During his career he was dealing especially with consulting activities for both companies and state institutions, he worked also in the post of an Advisor of the Minister of the Environment and at the Ministry of Industry and Trade.