Global Portfolio

Bakala Capital manages a globally diversified investment portfolio for the family investment office of Zdenek Bakala, a Czech-American entrepreneur and philanthropist.


Based in Greenville, SC and Prague, Czech Republic, we utilize best-in-class resources to manage a portfolio that consists of public and private investments spanning all institutional asset classes, including global equities, credit, natural resources, real assets, hedged strategies, buyout, venture capital and distressed.

Zdenek Bakala

Zdenek Bakala is a Czech-American global financial investor and philanthropist.

Zdenek began a career in investment banking with jobs at Drexel Burnham Lambert, Bank of America, and later, Credit Suisse First Boston. He helped establish Credit Suisse First Boston’s Prague subsidiary and co-founded the Czech Republic’s first private investment bank, Patria Finance. Since then, has invested in a number of sectors including natural resources, real estate, transport, publishing, gaming, sports, and more. Today, Zdenek continues to be an active global investor with an increasing presence in the Central European region. A special place among his investments is the Czech media house Economia.

Zdenek Bakala is also a member of the Board of Advisors at his alma mater, the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.

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Greenville, SC
Bakala Capital
355 S Main Street, Suite 903
Greenville, South Carolina 29601

Prague, Czech Republic
Bakala Capital s.r.o.
Pernerova 51, 186 00 Prague
ID Number 242 27 633
+420 225 282 111


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