Areas of management:
- Overseeing all of the Company’s operations, including in particular: finance, accounting, stock exchange relations and controlling.
Graduate of Executive MBA studies and the Faculty of National Economy at the Wrocław University of Economics. He also completed postgraduate studies in Capital Investments and Company Development Projects and postgraduate studies in International Financial Reporting Standards at the Warsaw School of Economics/Ernst&Young. He also participated in a course for investment advisors and passed an exam for candidates for supervisory board members in State Treasury companies.
He has many years of experience in management positions, mainly in finance, among others in the mining, steel and power industry, in companies owned by the State Treasury as well as in private companies.
After university, Robert Ostrowski worked for private funds in the mining industry. From 1998 to 2002 he was Finance Director at Huta Katowice S.A., from 2002 to 2006 he was Finance Director and Director of the Financial Projects Department at Mittal Steel Poland S.A. (previously: Huta Katowice S.A., Polskie Huty Stali S.A., now ArcelorMittal), from 2006 to 2008 he was Deputy President for Economics and Finance at Jastrzębska Spółka Węglowa, from 2008 to 2014 he was President of the Management Board of Minerals Mining Group S.A., from 2014 to 2015 he was a member of the Management Board for Economics at Polskie Kolejach Linowe S.A. and Polskie Kolejach Górskie S.A. From February 2016, he was a member of the JSW S.A. Supervisory Board seconded to serve as a member of the JSW S.A. Management Board and then from June 2016 to February 2019, he served as Vice-President of the Management Board for Financial Matters at JSW. In this period he was responsible for, among other things, developing the assumptions and implementing the financial restructuring plan for JSW and building a long-term financing structure based on the creation of the Closed Stabilization Investment Fund, the purpose of which was to support the Company's current liquidity and reduce the impact of coal and coke price volatility risk on continuity of the JSW Group’s operating and investment activity. He was also responsible for obtaining and finalizing long-term amortized and revolving bank financing.
From 2019 to 2020, he served as President of the Management Board of PGE Górnictwo i Energetyka Konwencjonalna S.A. - the largest power producer in Poland covering over 39% of the demand for electricity. Then, from May 2020, he was President of the Management Board of Polskie Elektrownie Jądrowe Sp. z o.o. (previously PGE EJ 1 Sp. z o.o.).