Legal professional native from Bratislava, Slovakia, currently living in Prague. Alena has a university degree from law and art history and now operates as an independent attorney-at-law registered with the Czech Bar Association. Among other, she specialises in copyright and intellectual property law.
Since January 2018, Alena has been the chairwoman of Spolek Skutek, Czech NGO based in Prague established by Czech-based artists and other professionals in the field of contemporary art, which focuses on the most acute issues concerning the contemporary art scene and practice, such as improvement of social status of art professionals, good gallery practice or promotion of contemporary art in relation to wide public and government, including legislature.
In her free time, besides being concerned about the contemporary art scene and gender equality, Alena is a keen sailor.