Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Accounting and tax specialist, expert in consolidated financial statements and International Financial Reporting Standards. Chairman of the Board and shareholder of accounting firm Forum rachunkowości sp. z o.o. Member of the Board in the following companies: Smoke Shop S.A., Site S.A., Igoria Trade S.A.. No criminal record, did not held any positions in companies in bankruptcy liquidation, is not entered in the register of insolvent debtors.
Graduate of the Faculty of Foreign Trade at the University of Gdańsk and postgraduate of Master of Business Administration organized by the Gdańsk Foundation for Management Development with the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow.
Between 1994 and 2000 he was associated with Vinpol Toruń Wine Cellars starting as a Manager of Import and Export and finishing as a Member of the Supervisory Board. Since 1999, co-funder and Chairman of the Board of Trias S.A. capital group which includes companies such as Trias AVI, VES, DIGISERVICE, Azoty Arena Operator and CWK Operator. Since 2014 he is associated with Virtual Power Plant.
Winner of the award presented by the Mayor of Toruń in the category of new business. In the following year he was nominated as one of the top five businessman in Poland in a competition “Businessman Laurel” organised by the editors of Businessman Magazine and by audit and advisory firm PricewaterhouseCoopers.
He takes a number of community functions such as his work in the Council of the Foundation of Friends of the Planetarium and the Museum of Niclaus Copernicus managing the Planetarium in Toruń. Moreover, he is the Chairman of the Board of Audiovisual Carriers Section at the National Chamber of Commerce for Electronics and Telecommunications and the President of the Polish Association of Sport and Recreation Infrastructure Development and a board member of this organization (IAKS International).
Graduated in Warsaw Technical University , journalist of the Bajtek” magazine, manager in the IT industry, President and CEO of the Polish Power Exchange in 2002 – 2012. When in charge TGE (PPEx) became one of the biggest and most profitable energy exchanges in Europe. Exchange introduced those days not only energy trading, but also green, red and yellow certificates and natural gas. In years 2013-2014 CEO of WSE Infoengine SA. Was responsible for the creation of Company strategy, in particular concept of the demand response aggregator and trading multi commodity platform. Starting November 2015 manager of Market Operations Department in GCCIA (Transmission Grid Operator connecting 6 Gulf countries) responsible for the creation and development of the Power Market in Gulf Region.
Projects managed by him included strategic issues such as Polish Power Exchange strategy, regulations concerning exchange trading, market products, support systems for renewable energy and energy efficiency, demand response.
Member of the Board in the startup fund StartVenture@Poland, professional investment advisor experienced in VC, PE and M&A. He held management roles in capital funds leading investment processes in Polish and international startups. Graduate of Warsaw School of Economics and the program of international finance at Tilburg University.
Over 10 years of experience in creation of financial models reflecting company operations, including large international stock-listed companies, as well as small innovative startups. Marcin prepared evaluation models for several dozen companies.
At Giza Polish Ventures, he is responsible for preparing financial models of the analyzed innovative companies and constructing on their basis evaluation instrument with the use of methodologies relevant to knowledge-based companies, that is evaluation of the intellectual assets enriching traditional methods like EVA, DCF, or APV. He graduated from Private School of Business and Administration and holds a postgraduate diploma in Managing the Value of Company from Warsaw School of Economics.