Our team


fotos_pe_portrets_georg_hotar_01_small.jpg Georg Hotar
Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Photon Energy

Georg Hotar co-founded Photon Energy in 2008 and until 2011 he held the position of Chief Financial Officer in the company. Since 2011 Georg Hotar is the Chief Executive Officer, working extensively on the expansion of the Group throughout Europe as well as overseas. Georg Hotar possesses broad knowledge of the solar energy industry and extensive experience in international finance. Prior to Photon Energy, he founded Central European Capital in 2000, providing consultancy in finance and financial strategies to external clients. Georg Hotar also held various positions in the international financial sector in London, Zurich and Prague. As an Austrian citizen, he holds a Master's degree in Finance from London Business School.


fotos_pe_portrets_lukas_kubasek_2_small.jpg Lukáš Kubásek
Country Manager CEE

Lukáš Kubásek is the key person in Photon Energy Operations in the CEE region. The company’s team under his supervision provides operations and maintenance (O&M) services for more than 220 MWp worldwide. In his previous role in Photon Energy he was responsible for managing the Group’s 26 MW power plant portfolio from a technical, administrative and economic perspective in order to maintain the highest possible production. After joining Photon Energy at the beginning of 2010, he first oversaw the financing and construction of several PV power plants as a Project Manager in the Czech Republic and Germany. Prior to Photon Energy, Lukáš Kubásek worked as a project and real estate manager in the retail sector.


fotos_pe_portrets_jozsef_mozes_small.jpg József Mózes
Country Manager Hungary

József Mózes is a senior level professional with more than 15 years’ experience in the fields of operations and maintenance and facility, property and asset management. Prior to joining Photon Energy in 2019, he was the CEO of private companies such as Colliers International.


fotos_pe_portrets_lauru_badita_small.jpg Lauru Badita
Country Manager Romania

Lauru Badita joined Photon Energy in 2017. With over 15 years of experience in the energy sector, he has developed large-scale solar power plants in Romania, expanded sales channels and improved O&M business.


fotos_pe_portrets_vladimir_hochman_v2_small.jpg Vladimír Hochman
Technical Manager

Vladimír Hochman has been with Photon Energy since 2010. In 2010–2011 he started off as a Project Manager for solar power plants construction. He is a highly qualified professional in electrotechnical area, specifically, an Inspection Technician of electrical equipment of up to 1000 V. Vladimír Hochman graduated from the Technical University in Brno, faculty of electrotechnical and communications technologies.


fotos_pe_portrets_radek_culek_small.jpg Radek Culek
Technical Manager

Radek Culek has been a part of Photon Energy Operations since May 2016, first as a Photovoltaic Service Technician, then since October 2016 as a Technical Manager. He joined the company with eighteen years of experience in the area of supply and servicing of electrical engineering equipment. Radek Culek holds a degree in electrical engineering from university of Benešov and is a qualified mechanic of electronic equipment.