President of the Management Board of PERN S.A.
Expert with numerous years of experience in the energy, construction, and mining sector.
He has experience in strategy development and organization transformation, project and risk management, and for many years he has been involved in energy projects.
A graduate of the Wrocław University of Technology, MBA course graduate at the Wrocław University of Economics. He also holds an MBA from the Gdańsk Foundation for Management Education. He also graduated from Stanford Business School and from the Strategic Leadership Academy course at ICAN Institute, organized by Harvard Business Review.
Between 2018 and 2023 he was a member of the Management Board of CIECH S.A., responsible among others for production, energy and maintenance affairs.
Before that he served as the president of Przedsiębiorstwo Budowy Kopalń S.A. within the KGHM Group, Polimex-Energetyka Sp. z o.o., Energa Elektrownie Ostrołęka S.A. and Energa Invest S.A., as well as PGE Elektrownia Opole S.A.
Vice President of PERN S.A.
A manager with numerous years of experience, with a PhD in history. A scholar at the Kosciuszko Foundation in the USA and the M. Grabowski Fund in the UK. He works with the Tadeusz Kosciuszko Chair at the Washington Institute of International Affairs, where he has taken courses in geography and strategy, economic policy and strategic influence and propaganda.
In 2018-2019, he served as Executive Officer for Marketing at PKN Orlen S.A. and was responsible for the development and digitalisation of the Vitay loyalty programme, market placing of the new Effecta fuel and promotions in the fuel station network, among other things. As part of segment management, he supervised Orlen Lietuva, Orlen Deutschland and the Czech Unipetrol, among others.
From October 2019 to November 2022, he worked as vice-president of the management board of Lotos Paliwa Sp. z o.o., where he was initially responsible for wholesale and logistics and then supervised retail sales, i.e., the CODO station network, non-fuel sales, marketing and fleet sales. In November 2022 he served as acting CEO of the company in the process of acquisition by the MOL Group, and then as a member of the Management Board of MOL Polska sp. z o.o. until February 2023.
In November 2022, he was appointed as a permanent expert of the Intervention Stocks Advisory Board to the President of the Government Strategic Reserve Agency.
Vice President of PERN S.A.
An experienced manager, attorney-at-law and university lecturer.
Graduate of the Faculty of Law and Administration at Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń. Paweł Kolczynski also completed European Special Studies at the Jean Monnet Center for European Studies at the Faculty of Law and Administration of Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, as well as part-time Doctoral Program at the Faculty of Law and Administration of Warsaw University.
He completed judge’s apprenticeship and passed judge’s exam. Since 2006 he an attorney-at-law, member of the Warsaw Bat Association. For 10 years he has been running a law firm specializing in comprehensive legal services for an entity operating in fuel logistics industry (OLPP Sp. z o.o.). From 2014 to 2016, an attorney-at-law employed at OLPP Sp. z o.o.
Paweł has extensive experience in managing a capital group, exercising active corporate governance and protecting the interest of the State Treasury, as well as preparing and implementing investment projects. From 2018 to 2022, Vice President of the Board of Directors of the Industrial Development Agency S.A., from 2016 to 2018, President of the Board of Directors of the Company Development Fund S.A.
He also gained experience in preparing and carrying out merger processes of State Treasury companies, exercising ownership rights on behalf of the State Treasury regarding over 109 companies with State Treasury shareholding (Efficiency+ Program), coordinating restructuring and recovery activities.
He participated in organizing financial consortia for business entities. Paweł obtained portfolio guarantees for IDA from the European Guarantee Fund to the amount of up to PLN 250 million. He implemented the New Opportunity Policy public assistance program (PLN 1.2 billion), introduced several new anti-crisis instruments under the IDA Shield (PLN 1.7 billion) and new financial services: leasing, factoring. He has experience in managing research and development and innovation, cooperation with universities and research units, and is the initiator of the Conference “Human Resources of the Future. Personnel for the Industry.”
Founder of associations: Podkarpacka Dolina Wodorowa (Chairman of the Audit Committee), Silesian-Malopolska Dolina Wodorowa (Member of the Audit Committee) and Dolnośląska Dolina Wodorowa.
Member of the Academic Council at the Mazovian Academy in Plock. Chairman of the Mazovian Regional Council of the Future Industry.
Vice President of PERN S.A.
Mechanical engineer, graduate of the Maritime University in Szczecin. Graduate of post-graduate accounting studies at the Faculty of Finance and Banking at the University of Finance and Management in Warsaw [University of Economics and Human Sciences in Warsaw], post-graduate studies in managerial accounting and controlling at the Warsaw School of Economics, and post-graduate Master of Business Administration in Gdansk.
He started working at PERN S.A. in 1993 as a director of intermediate pumping station in Łasin. Later employed as specialist of junior shift dispatcher, and since 2006 as specialist shift dispatcher at the Miszewko Strzałkowskie Depot. In October 2009 he was appointed head of the system balancing department. Between 2006 and 2018 a member of PERN S.A. Supervisory Board of PERN S.A. as the representative of employees.
Graduate of Master of Business Administration (MBA) at the Kozminski University. He has also completed post-graduate programme at the Warsaw School of Economics in Corporate Value Management.
He has numerous years of experience in managing large teams and corporate structures. He holds extensive knowledge on corporate strategy building and implementation.
In recent years, he has been focusing his professional activity around the energy industry, including serving as Chairman of the Board of Zakłady Urządzeń Chemicznych i Armatury Przemysłowej Chemar S.A in Kielce, a member of the ARP S.A. capital group, in 2019-2020. There he gained experience in preparing and carrying out mergers of State Treasury Companies. He designed and implemented restructuring and recovery measures in the company.
From 2020 to 2022, he was Vice President of Elmen Sp. z o. o., a member of the PGE capital group, where he carried out tasks in the area of renovation and modernization of critical energy infrastructure for PGE GiEK S.A – Belchatow Power Plant.
Vice President of PERN S.A.
Graduate of the Warsaw School of Economics. He also completed the Leadership Psychology Academy at the Warsaw University of Technology Business School and Executive MBA education at IESE Business School University of Navarra. He holds an ACCA certification and a CFA Chartered Financial Analyst license.
Damian Wieczorek has 10 years of international experience in managing finance, building strategies, carrying out restructuring activities and managing the development area. He also has experience in the manufacturing sector in fuel, petrochemical, chemical and energy industries, among others.
As of August 2020, he was a member of the Management Board of WUZETEM S.A. of the Industrial Development Agency Group, where he was responsible for sales, finance, IT and procurement. Previously, for more than 10 years he was involved with the PKN ORLEN Capital Group, where he worked, among other positions, as Executive Director for Development and Technology, Director of the Energy and Development Controlling Office, as well as Member of the Management Board of ORLEN EKO Sp. z o.o.
He is the Vice President of the Supervisory Board of Polregio SA, and previously held the position of the President of the Supervisory Board of Basell Orlen Polyolefins Sp. z o.o. and a member of the Supervisory Board of ANWIL SA.