Born in 1955 in Prague. Graduate of Czech Technical University of Prague (1980).
Married: wife Marie just joined the Society, 2 children (daughter Anna Marie, 1994 & son Petr Pavel, 1997) – both members of CSSH already). After the very first introduction to Mr. Holmes provided by the Hound itself and the Czechoslovak radio adaptation of the novel in 1962, he started to collect Holmesiana and especially illustrations in 1970s.
Founding member of the Czech Society of Sherlock Holmes (2000) and its ‘President’ (since 2000 now). Member of Sherlock Holmes Society of London since 2000.