Summary: Czech career diplomat who had been recently appointed as ambassador of the Czech Republic to Pakistan in September 2008, who also worked at various diplomatic missions in Asia, where he served as consul-general in Shanghai from 1995 to 1999 and was the ambassador to Vietnam from 2004 to 2008.
Cause of Death: Killed in a fire in the aftermath of the Islamabad Marriott Hotel bombing
Born: November 6, 1960
Died: September 20, 2008
Location: Islamabad, Pakistan