About us

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About us

PGE Ventures is a CVC fund within the PGE Capital Group, which was established to invest in startups. The fund will invest in startups connected to energy value chain in order to gain financial and strategic leverage.

We offer both the financial support and the know-how transfer in terms of PGE Group’s operations.

We understand the needs of young entrepreneurs and we can address them in a professional manner. We are open for cooperation with every startup which meets our investment criteria.

Team

PGE Ventures is managed by a team of top experts with experience in venture capital, consulting and energy market.

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PIOTR CZAK

CEO

Piotr is responsible for the PGE Ventures' investment and supervisory processes. He was responsible for obtaining external financing and first PGE Ventures' investments. Prior to working in PGE Group, Piotr worked for leading consulting companies in Poland and across European countries. Piotr graduated from SGH Warsaw School of Economics and Warsaw University of Technology.

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MARCIN ZIENKIEWICZ

Investment Director

His responsibilities include investment analysis, valuation and coordination of investment processes. He also covers external funds SpeedUp Energy Innovation and Energy Research Capital. He gained the experience in fastly growing startup (early stage of Comperia.pl), corporate banking sector (Bank Handlowy w Warszawie S.A.) and VC fund (Idea Box). Marcin graduated from Finance and Accounting at SGH Warsaw School of Economics.

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KLAUDIUSZ PUCHAŁA, CFA, ACCA

Investment Director

Klaudiusz obtained his Master’s degree from Warsaw School of Economics. Before joining PGE Ventures, Klaudiusz worked for consulting companies. His experience covers business valuation, business modeling and mergers & acquisitions advisory. He is a CFA charterholder and licensed investment advisor. His responsibilities include project selection, coordination of investment process and supervision of portfolio companies.

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MATEUSZ GŁOGOWSKI, MBA

Director of the Strategy Department

Mateusz is responsible for the creation and implementation of the PGE Ventures' strategy. He supervises procurement processes. He is also responsible for external communication and scouting for startups. Before joining PGE Ventures, Mateusz has run projects related to new business models implementation in PGE Group. Prior to working in PGE, he was an expert at technology companies and public sector. Mateusz graduated form Warsaw University of Technology and SGH Warsaw School of Economics. 

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ŁUKASZ PACZKOWSKI

Director of the Operations Department

Łukasz is responsible for financial and accounting processes, HR and administrative management. Before joining PGE Group, he worked for the public sector and transport companies. Łukasz graduated from the Faculty of Law and Administration at Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University and SGH Warsaw School of Economics.

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PIOTR BUŃKO

Investment Analyst

Piotr is responsible for project selection, coordination of the investment processes and supervision of portfolio companies. He gained his experience in the largest Polish energy companies and public sector. Piotr graduated from Gdańsk University of Technology and SGH Warsaw School of Economics.

Supervisory Board

Małgorzata Machuła

Chairman of the Supervisory Board

Bianka Madej

Member of the Supervisory Board

Wojciech Rosiak

Secretary of the Supervisory Board

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