Pavla is head of design at, a relationship intelligence platform. She leads both product and brand design including the launch of several products, a new website, and has spearheaded a brand renewal of the company. She previously served as a UX designer at Canada Post, including as a UX lead on fraud prevention integrations. Pavla is an active speaker, mentor, and judge in the technology and design communities.

Pavla graduated with an Honours Bachelor’s of Arts from the University of Toronto, specializing in architecture. She has completed executive education with Columbia Business School, and has studied art, media, UX and product design around the world, including in Italy, Prague, London. Originally from the Czech Republic, Pavla enjoys running, dancing, and travelling the world.