Jan Moláček graduated in English and Czech at the Faculty of Arts of Masaryk University. He worked as a reporter specializing in the Middle East and as a permanent correspondent in Berlin, Moscow and Vienna. He is currently employed as an investigative journalist. He was an editor of the Na vlastní oči TV show and currently works for Reportéři ČT, an investigative programme of the Czech TV. He has recently drawn attention to the case of manipulated public tenders for street lighting worth hundreds of millions of CZK.