NCBR Investment Fund ASI S.A.
Is a venture capital instrument (co-investment Fund) of the National Center for Research and Development, an executive agency of the Minister of Development Funds and Regional Policy. The Fund is focused on innovative (R&D) small and medium-size enterprises (SMEs) in growth & expansion stage. The size of the Fund amounts at PLN 700 million and the investment ticket is PLN 3-64 million.
President of the Management Board
Manager with over 25 years of experience. Polish entrepreneur, investor and strategic advisor. Experienced as the CEO of private enterprises, as well as the Secretary of State and Government Plenipotentiary in central administration.
Between 1998 and 2016 the President of the Management Board of CONNECT DISTRIBUTION sp. z o. o., a company specializing in the distribution of specialized ICT solutions in the CEE region. Since 2012 the Minister of Economic Digitization of the Shadow Cabinet Business Center Club. In 2015 awarded with the prestigious title of „ICT Industry Man of the Year” by the Burda-Media / CRN editorial office. In November 2017 mentioned on the list of the 100 most influential people in the innovation area in Central and Eastern Europe (New Europe 100 list). In 2017 and 2018 the Secretary of State of the Ministry of Digital Affairs responsible for international affairs. In 2017 and 2019, a member of the MAG advisers group of the UN Secretary General. Senior Advisor at FIPRA International, Brussels.
In December 2019, awarded the title of Honorary Ambassador of the Polish Economy. From 2017 to 2020, Visiting Fellow at the University of Oxford. A graduate of the Executive MBA. Member of the NCBiR Council. Since August 2022 Member of the United Nations High-Level Leadership Panel. Knight of the Order of Polonia Restituta.
Member of the Supervisory Board delegated to perform the duties of a Member of the Management Board for Finance and Administration
She is a graduate of the Faculty of Political Sciences in the field of Public Administration and postgraduate studies in the field of Control and Audit at the Wyższa Szkoła Humanistyczna im. Aleksander Gieysztor in Pułtusk.
She completed post-graduate studies at the Finance Academy in Warsaw in the field of Finance and Accounting. In addition, she graduated from the Faculty of Management at the University of Warsaw in the field of Cultural Management. Additionally, she obtained the title of Executive Master of Business Administration at the Faculty of Management and Technical Sciences of the University of Management in Warsaw.
He has over 28 years of experience at various levels of his professional career. She learned about a number of processes in local government administration units, budgetary units as well as commercial companies. For over 5 years she was the Director of the Local Government Cultural Institution, gaining experience in management control and reporting to superior bodies. For almost 6 years she was the President of the Management Board of the PKO Bank Polski Foundation and an expert in the Department Internal Communication of PKO Bank Polski S.A.
For several years, he has also been involved in charity work, incl. by organizing charitable events. She was a member of the Council of the Foundation „Dorastaj z nami” and a member of the board of a local association. She also sat in the Chapter of the „Man without Barriers” competition organized by the Integracja Association.