Andrea Gontkovičová

Managing Director CZ,SK and HU at Philip Morris International

She graduated from the Faculty of Arts, Comenius University in Bratislava. She has been working for Philip Morris International for almost 25 years, where she has gradually held various positions. From 2003 to 2005, she gained valuable international experiences in the Strategic Development and Planning department at the company’s headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland. Upon her return, she became the Head of the External Relations department in Slovakia, from where she returned to the headquarters as the Director of External Relations for the EU. She has been working in Prague since 2009, first as Director of Innovation and Development, when she successfully supported the launch of the IQOS product on the Czech, Slovak and Hungarian market, and since 2019 she has been Philip Morris‘ General Manager for the Czechia, Slovakia and Hungary. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the Confederation of Industry and Transport.