Get to Know Us

Over 90 employees and counting.

Behind every Lipa app is a talented international crew hailing from Spain to Sri Lanka, and we all share the same mission.

Executive Board

Strategy and leadership.

Our Executive Board members steer Lipa in the right direction while encouraging employees’ creativity and growth.

Tomáš Bárta

Founder and Investor

Martin Schejbal

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

As Lipa’s Executive Director, Martin firmly believes that kids learn best through play, which is why he helped Lipa balance its digital content with real world activities so that we offer a truly holistic system that goes beyond the mobile device. He’s a parent himself and makes sure our apps are in line with what both kids and parents love.

Jiří Vaněk

HEAD OF DEVELOPMENT

Jiří Vaněk takes on his leadership role meticulously, as a talented developer would. As part of the top management, Jiří transcribes his coding skills into a more general arena by helping steer Lipa in the right direction with sharp focus, attention to detail, and a deep knowledge of what it takes to develop a product successfully.

Jakub Jeráček

HEAD OF PMO

Jakub is our down-to-earth Project Management Officer. With years of Sales and Project Analysis experience, he helps projects evolve from the first burst of inspiration to the finalized, tested app that you and your family enjoy.

Middle Management

Directing departments.

Middle Management heads each department by assigning and tracking individual projects, as well as keeping all departments in the loop about progress.

Matouš Márai

HEAD OF PRODUCT

Lucie Konvalinková

Manager of Graphics

Otakar Veleba

RESEARCH ANALYST

Sumudu Perera

HEAD OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Jitka Fořtíková

EDUCATION SPECIALIST

Dita Hývlová

HEAD OF LOCALISATION

Monika Beránková

HUMAN RESOURCES

Lenka Fialová

HEAD OF BRNO BRANCH

Advocates

Leaving footprints of hope.

Lipa Advocates are exemplary individuals who use our apps to teach kids around the world and advocate for kids’ education every day.

Shai Samet

FOUNDER OF KIDSAFE

Parents can trust Lipa apps to be not only beneficial, but really fun.

Srini Swaminathan

EDUTECH PIONEER

I loved Lipa Planets’ different choices for engagement, which are particularly useful for me as a teacher.

Ladislava Whitcroft

EDUCATION SPECIALIST

Lipa’s Curriculum paints a picture of a child who’s confident, happy, and loves to learn.

Limor Harary

EDUCATION SPECIALIST

Lipa Knight is a fabulous introduction to early S.T.E.A.M. activities. – Lipa Knight Review

Consuls

Representation matters.

Lipa Consuls work from their home countries to feedback our apps, help us localise, and advise us on their cultures so we can create an inclusive system.