Alice Tomášková holds an M.S. in Geology and Geochemistry from Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic and a PhD in Earth Sciences from Okayama University, Japan.
Born and raised in the Czech Republic, she also lived for four years in Japan. After a period as a fellow at universities in the UK, USA and the Czech Republic and as a scientist at the Geophysical Institute in Prague, she worked as a manager supervising finance, purchasing and HR functions at the Japanese company Aoyama Automotive Fasteners in the Czech Republic. She is currently the project manager responsible for Japanese investments at Czech Invest. In addition to her native Czech, she is fluent in English and Japanese and is a Japanese calligraphy and bonsai enthusiast.