A Scandinavian national with Eastern European origines, Ms.Novakova has built her competence in infrastructure investments for more than 10 years, first in renewable energy development and investment projects, followed by real estate investments on B to C and B to B level. She has an international experience from various corporate organisations, interacting with different actors accross the value chain. She completed renewable and real estate transactions in several countries in Europe, Latin America, Africa and Middle East. She has a Master of Science of Business Development with specialiasation Foreign Direct Investments from Copenhagen Business School and she is proficient in English, French,Portuguese, Russian, Danish and Norwegian. She founded Elite Estate Agents initially headquartered in Denmark for assiting the Scandinavian clientele with holiday home demand. Later in 2018 established a subsidiary in Portugal, and built a culturally diverse team in order to respond to an increasingly international clientele, interested in the Portuguese market.