He is a graduate of the University of Economics in Kraków at the Economics Faculty. He also completed post-graduate studies of the University of Economics in Wrocław at the Foreign Trade faculty. He also participated in the Executive Academy program organized in cooperation with IMD Business School in Lausanne, Colorado School of Mine and KGHM. He is a specialist on financial risk management, arrangement of debt financing, trade and trade finance.
He has been associated with the mining industry since the beginning of his professional career. He started work in 1999 in KGHM Polska Miedź S.A. employed initially on the position of Senior Sales Specialist. From 2005 he has been discharging the function of Risk Department Manager, where he was responsible, among others, for the analysis of financial markets, including primarily the local currency market and development of the credit risk management process. From 2010 to 2016 he discharged the function of Director of the Market and Credit Risk Management Department, where he was responsible for the front and middle office, and for managing a team dealing with securing a multi-billion exposure associated with the participation in trade credit. From mid-2016 to 2018, he discharged the function of Chief Finance and Risk Management Director, being responsible for securing financial liquidity for the entire KGHM Group, insurance, market risk management (hedging) and credit risk management.
During his work in KGHM he participated in numerous projects associated, among others, with creation of the first in Poland systemic solution for market risk management on the global level in connection with the acquisition of Quadra FNX from Canada, issuing opinions and negotiating a number of financing agreements in the KGHM Group, negotiating project finance restructuring for Sierra Gorda SCM with Japanese banks and joint venture partners (Sumitomo Group).
From February 2019 to the beginning of July 2019 he discharged the function of Management Board Representative for Financial Matters in Jastrzębska Spółka Węglowa S.A., responsible for coordination of the work of the economic division. During that time he deal with, among others, coordination of the work closing the syndicate loan agreement negotiation process with JSW Group’s financing banks and a loan from the European Investment Bank for JSW S.A. and JSW Koks.