Paweł Wierzbicki

CEO of Schindler Polska Sp. z o.o.; Member of the Board of the Polish-Swiss Chamber of Commerce. Professionally associated with companies of Swiss origin for almost 20 years.

He has been successfully managing Schindler Polska since 2014. Thanks to the changes in the company’s development strategy made by him, in just several years Schindler Polska became a leader of elevator and escalator industry in Poland. After taking up the CEO position, he started to invest in SMART solutions, which radically changed the company’s operations and the customer service level.

In business, he is constantly guided by fundamental values: safety, quality, building value for customers, commitment to people’s development as well as integrity and trust.

Marek Tarczyński

Marek Tarczyński, MSc, graduated from the Faculty of Transport Engineering of the Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute.  CEO of Terramar Ltd. (since 1993). After graduation worked as Marketing Dep. Manager and also Road Transport Dep. Manager at C.Hartwig Gdynia. Member of PIFFA Council (since 1993), President of PIFFA – Polish International Freight Forwarders Association (since 2005), Vice-President of CLECAT – European Association for Forwarding, Transport, Logistics and Customs Services (since 2015).

Arkadiusz Świerkot

Arkadiusz Świerkot – member of the management board of Stadler Polska responsible for sales. He has been involved in the rail transport sector for 30 years and gained his experience in the well-known companies from the industry such as AEG / Adtranz, Alstom and Faiveley by managing sales in Poland. Arkadiusz was responsible for the development of the railway construction company Balfour Beatty Rail as well as the growth of the company Vossloh IT which offers rail traffic control systems on the local market. He is a graduate of the Faculty of Automotive and Construction Machinery Engineering at the Warsaw University of Technology and of the Postgraduate Management Studies at the Warsaw School of Economics.

Michał Szlachta

Michał Szlachta has a master’s degree in civil engineering – he graduated from the Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geodesy of the Military University of Technology in Warsaw. For over 12 years, he has been implementing infrastructure investments, with particular emphasis on railway infrastructure. He is involved in many key investments carried out on the PKP PLK S.A. network.

For nearly 3 years, he has been employed at Hupac Terminal Brwinów as a Technical Manager, responsible for the preparation and implementation of the investment consisting in the construction of the Intermodal Terminal in Brwinów.

Michał Stępień

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President of the Swisschamber of Commerce in Poland.

Country Head of UBS in Poland since 2017 and a General Manager for UBS Business Solutions Centers in Poland since 2013.

Michal is qualified Attorney at Law. His areas of expertise include: governance principles, the business services sector, process excellence and executing standards, corporate law, risk management.

Ulrich Schwendimann

Managing Director of the Polish-Swiss Chamber of Commerce. The Warsaw-based Chamber is a non-governmental organisation counting currently 200 members.

Ulrich Schwendimann graduated in Slavic and Business Studies from the University of Zurich and completed an Executive MBA at the Warsaw University of Technology. Before his assignment with the Chamber he worked as journalist and researcher at the University of Zurich.

For 17 years he has been active in bringing Polish and Swiss business communities together.

Sabina Nowosielska

A graduate of the Chemistry Department at the Jagiellonian University .For 24 years associated with Grupa Azoty ZAK S.A. including 8 years as Vice President of the Board. President of ZAKSA volleyball club. For 6 years Board Member to Polish Union of Plastics Converters. From December 2014 Mayor of City of Kędzierzyn-Koźle.

Łukasz Malinowski

Transport market analyst, journalist and media manager. Since the beginning of his professional activity he has been involved in numerous analytical and advisory projects for the transport industry, including railway freight and passenger transport. Co-creator and manager of Rynek Kolejowy, Transport Publiczny, Rynek Infrastruktury i Rynek Lotniczy web portals. He has a master’s degree in political science and spatial economy (Warsaw University) as well as post graduate diploma in the management of railway companies (Warsaw School of Economics).

Michał Litwin

Michał Litwin – Strategy Director of Nevomo and General Director of Federation of Independent Rail Operators.

Advisor to the management boards of leading transport and consulting companies as well as regional authorities in the field of transportation and mobility, development strategies, external relations, communication and regulation, author of numerous media comments on transport policy.

He cooperated, among others with LOT Polish Airlines, Polish Aviation Group, , Freightliner Group and European Freight Railway Association (ERFA). He co-founded the ProKolej Foundation, he was the Deputy Director of Airlines International Representation in Europe (AIRE). Author of “Polish Railway Map 2040” and co-author of “Railway Strategy 2040”. Speaker at international transport conferences, participant in meetings of parliamentary committees and advisory groups of the European Commission.