A graduate of the Faculty of Economics of the University of Economics in Katowice. He also completed postgraduate studies at École Supérieure de Commerce Toulouse, where he obtained Mastère Spécialisé en Banque et Ingéniere Financière diploma and the Executive MBA studies at the Kozminski University in Warsaw.
He has professional experience in the field of financial, controlling and accounting process management in industry (power sector, mining, steel industry), as well as in financing of investment projects and international commercial transactions. He was involved in the implementation of the due diligence projects and valuations of many enterprises (using income-based, equity and comparison valuation methods).
From the beginning of his professional career, he was associated with the energy, mining, and steel sector entities, acting in the capacity of the President or the Vice-President of the Management Board and holding senior managerial positions. He gained his professional experience working at BRE Corporate Finance S.A., Huta Cynku Miasteczko Śląskie S.A. and at the Jastrzębska Spółka Węglowa S.A. Group’s subsidiaries. From 2008, acting in the capacity of the Vice-President of the Management Board in charge of the Financial Division at the Jastrzębska Spółka Węglowa Group’s subsidiaries, he was responsible, inter alia, for structuring commercial transactions, implementing the foreign exchange risk hedging policy, financial costs reduction, liquidity management, acquiring funds from the consortium of banks in the form of a bond issue program. He was also involved in the IPO of JSW S.A. (implementation of the International Accounting Standards, modification of the management information system, preparing the IPO prospectus, talks with investors). He held the position of the President of the Management Board at Towarzystwo Finansowe Silesia, where he was involved in the bond issue program for Kompania Węglowa and dealt with the acquisition of debt financing from the consortium of banks.
As the Vice-President of the Management Board for Finance, he oversees the following areas of the Company’s operations: financial management, controlling, accounting and taxes, analyses, purchasing and administration, IT, market operator and trade services, trading, fuel trading, portfolio management, and the Data Protection Officer.