Appointed President of the Management Board of Grupa Azoty S.A. since December 1st, 2020
Graduate of the University of Szczecin.
Appointed Vice President of the Management Board of Grupa Azoty S.A. on May 17th, 2018; President of the Managment Board of Grupa Azoty S.A. since 22th October - November 30th, 2020
On December 4, 2020, the Supervisory Board appointed Professor Filip Grzegorczyk as a member of the Management Board of the Company as of December 15, 2020 and entrusted him with the position of the Vice President of the Management Board.
A manager with many years’ experience as a management board member and director at large companies. He has gained his professional experience at industrial companies and parent companies of holding structures in the energy, fuels and public sectors.
Selected courses and training:
Appointed Vice President of the Management Board of Grupa Azoty S.A. on June 20th, 2017
Numerous completed training courses, including in construction project management; PRINCE2® Foundation (Projects In Controlled Environments) project management course; Effective management of the R&D department; Practical solutions and new technologies; Innovation management; R&D project implementation and management; Intellectual property law.
Appointed Vice President of the Management Board of Grupa Azoty S.A. since 10th February, 2023
Marcin Kowalczyk is a graduate of the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn. He also completed a postgraduate programme at the National Defence University of Warsaw and a postgraduate course in auditing, management control and accounting at the Warsaw School of Economics. He holds an MBA degree from the Management Academy of Applied Sciences in Warsaw.
Mr. Kowalczyk has had a successful career in both the public and private sector. He served as deputy to President of the Military Property Agency, having previously sat on its Supervisory Board. He worked in a managerial position for PGE Energia Odnawialna S.A. In 2018–2020, he was Vice President of the Management Board of Wojskowe Przedsiębiorstwo Handlowe sp. z o.o. In May 2020, he joined PGE Dystrybucja S.A. in the capacity of Vice President of its Management Board and in September 2020 was appointed its President. More recently, Mr. Kowalczyk worked at the Ministry of State Assets.
He served as a member of the Supervisory Board of PKP Cargo S.A. and PGE Polska Grupa Energetyczna S.A. Since July 2022, he has also been sitting on the Supervisory Board of PZU Życie S.A.
Appointed Vice President of the Management Board of Grupa Azoty S.A. since 18th May, 2021
Marek Wadowski is a graduate of the Faculty of Economics of the University of Economics in Katowice. He holds a Mastère Spécialisé en Banque et Ingéniere Financière post-graduate diploma from École Supérieure de Commerce Toulouse and also completed an Executive MBA programme at the Kozminski University in Warsaw
He has experience in managing financial, controlling and accounting processes in the industry sector (power generation, mining, metallurgy), as well as in capital project financing and international commercial transactions.
In 2016–2021, Mr Wadowski served as Vice President of the Management Board of TAURON Polska Energia S.A. responsible for the financial management, controlling, accounting and tax management, market analysis and transactions, procurement and administration, trading, fuel trading, and portfolio management functions.
In 2008–2015, he worked for the Jastrzębska Spółka Węglowa (JSW) Group. In 2008−2009, he held the position of Vice President of the Management Board, Chief Financial Officer, of Polski Koks S.A., a subsidiary of JSW, responsible for structuring commercial transactions, implementing the currency risk hedging policy, implementing measures to reduce finance costs, and liquidity management. In 2009–2012, as Vice President of the Management Board for Economic Affairs at JSW, he participated in the company's IPO process (introduction of International Accounting Standards, upgrade of the management information system, preparation of the prospectus, investor communication). In 2012–2015, as Vice President of the Management Board, Chief Economist, of Spółka Energetyczna Jastrzębie S.A., a subsidiary of JSW, he was engaged in implementing the Energetyka 2016 investment programme, including preparing the business plan and structuring and securing financing from a bank syndicate under a bond issue programme. He also implemented interest rate risk, carbon credit and energy origin certificates management procedures as well as developed and implemented a liquidity management policy.
In 2005–2008, Mr Wadowski worked for Huta Cynku Miasteczko Śląskie S.A. as a representative of the Management Board for restructuring, Chief Financial Officer and Economist, member of the Management Board – Chief Financial Officer and Economist, and President of the Management Board – Chief Executive Officer.
In 1999−2005, he worked as an adviser at BRE Corporate Finance S.A., responsible for due diligence and company valuation projects.
Member of the Management Board of Grupa Azoty S.A. since May 18th, 2021
Since 1994 an employee of Grupa Azoty S.A. (formerly: Zakłady Azotowe w Tarnowie-Mościcach S.A.):
Membership of Supervisory Boards:
Update date: 13.02.2023