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Andrej Zaťko Has Joined the Board of Directors of J&T BANKA, a.s.

6. April 2011

Prague, April 5, 2011

With effect from April 4, 2011, Andrej Zaťko became a new member of the Board of Directors of J&T BANKA, a.s. He joined the existing members of the Board: Patrik Tkáč, Igor Kováč, Josef Spišiak and Štěpán Ašer.

The decision to change the Articles of Incorporation, which raised the number of members of the Board of Directors, was made by the bank’s sole shareholder, J&T FINANCE, a. s., on March 30, 2011. At its session of April 4, 2011, the Supervisory Board then elected Andrej Zaťko, M.Sc. as another member of the Board of Directors of J&T BANKA, a.s.

„This is my fifth year with J&T Banka; at this time I take on the responsibility for managing business activities toward clients. I hope that I will be able to capitalize on my experience with private banking gained in the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Switzerland in my new position, and that it will be beneficial for both the bank and our clients,” says Andrej Zaťko as newly appointed member of the Board of Directors.

Andrej Zaťko (33) presently holds the position of Private Banking Director with J&T BANKA, a.s. in Slovakia and since late last year also in the Czech Republic. At the same time, he is a member of the management of the bank’s Slovak branch office and acts as Holder of Procuration there. Since 1997, he has worked in various positions within the J&T Finance Group; he joined J&T BANKA, a.s. in 2006 and ever since focused on private banking.

About the company:
J&T BANKA, a. s. focuses strategically on clients and trades requiring a highly individual approach. In addition to comprehensive private banking services, the bank provides specialized financing for real estate projects and business acquisitions and trades in securities for private investors. Apart from the Czech J&T Banka, J&T also includes a branch office in Slovakia, the Swiss-based J&T Bank (Switzerland) Ltd., J&T Bank zao based in Russia, and Bayshore Bank & Trust Corporation seated in Barbados. For more information, please visit the bank’s website at  www.jtbank.cz.

For more information, please contact:
Petr Málek      
J&T BANKA, a. s.     
Marketing Director      
E-mail: malek@jtbank.cz, Tel.: +420 606 622 821