Marián Nič holds the position of Innovation Life Cycle Officer at the EIT Urban Mobility Innovation hub East, based in Prague. In his capacity, Marián also acts as the Challenge Area Lead for Mobility and Energy focus area. Prior to joining EIT Urban Mobility, he was responsible for eMobility projects in Škoda Auto DigiLab. He has experiences from various senior positions at telco and media industries as well as working as a business consultant in financial sector. In his past, Marian co-founded a start-up for mobile communication. One of his companies have provided new technology communication tools for better engagement of citizens for hundreds of Czech and Slovak cities and municipalities. He holds MA degree in International Relations and Political Science from Charles University and Trnava University.