He was born and grew up in Prague in former Czechoslovakia. From a young age he was interested in computers and technology and his career path followed this early interest, eventually graduating as a computer specialist. Soon after leaving university he left Prague to live abroad. Around that time a new interests in nature, consciousness, dreams, shamanism and psychedelics started to emerge. He travels extensively, learning about different cultures and their use of psychoactive plants and medicines. His dream is to establish an ecologically and ethically minded community built on shamanistic principles. He currently lives and works in London.