Pawel Bochniarz

Pawel Bochniarz

President of the Board MIT Enterprise Forum Poland

Serial entrepreneur, advisor, mentor, and expert in commercialization of new technologies
Alumnus of Economics studies at the Warsaw University and postgraduate studies - Advanced Management Program at IESE Business School. Expert and Adviser experienced within the field of startups creation and acceleration. Chairman of MIT Enterprise Forum Poland and coordinator of Acceleration Program for technological projects realized by this organization
Previously, i.a. Innovation Advisory Director at PwC, co-founder of Coalition For Polish Innovations.

Magdalena Jablonska

Magdalena Jablonska

COO MIT Enterprise Forum Poland

Magda is a professional with 12 years of experience in business consulting (Deloitte, PwC) in the area of optimization of costs of business activities, obtaining public funding and grants, processes optimization, innovation strategies, management and implementation of complex innovative and R&D undertakings. Judge and mentor in startup events and acceleration programs. Her mission is to build bridges between Startups and Corporation for the benefit of both.

Krzysztof Gawrysiak

Krzysztof Gawrysiak

Board Member MIT Enterprise Forum Poland

Chris is an active investor in early stage companies and a member of Business Angels networks in Poland and US. His portfolio companies ranged from ICT, Bioscience to Chemical Processing and Photonics. During his career he has provided substantial returns on his exits some of which took place in the United States. A lawyer by education. Mentor and coach for startups.

Boguslawa (Bogy) Cimoszko Skowronski

Boguslawa (Bogy) Cimoszko Skowronski

Board Member MIT Enterprise Forum Poland

Investment banker, corporate finance specialist, VC fund manager, investor
Passionate about helping technology startups grow. Deep relationships in the tech community of US, Switzerland, and Poland. Experience gained from working in international corporates: Exxon Research & Engineering, Exxon Chemical, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development – London, UBS AG - Zurich, Fincoord Ltd – Zurich. Founder and CEO of Capital Solutions, founder of Nomad Fund. Assists companies in capital raisings, especially from the capital market, and in the business model and strategy development. BS Degree from MIT and MBA degree from Harvard Business School. Member of the MIT Club of Poland and Switzerland, and Harvard Club of Poland.

Maciej Pasternak

Maciej Pasternak

MIT Enterprise Forum Poland

Innovation and R&D expert. ex-BASF, ex-PwC with several years of experience in managing and overseeing R&D projects, tech scouting, acquisition and open innovation.
Responsible for deal screening at Mannheim Business Angels.
The author of multiple scientific publications and co-inventor of 30+ patents.
An alumnus of Mannheim Business School (MBA), Heidelberg University (Ph.D.) and Jagiellonian University (MSc).