Arek joined Highlander Partners – CEE – Poland in April 2019. He focuses on a broad array of industries and investment types, and his breadth of experience provides Highlander with the expertise to structure, finance, and manage successful transactions in Central Europe. With over 17 years of experience in private equity investment in Poland and CEE, Arek focuses on industry and B2B & B2C services.
Prior to Highlander Partners he worked for MCI Capital, managed the Polish office of Darby Private Equity (Franklin Templeton) and worked at Innova Capital. During his career he was responsible for origination and execution of multiple buy-out, growth equity and mezzanine investments. He also served on the numerous board of directors, including several CEE companies pursuing cross-border expansion through acquisitions. Prior to his private equity career Mr. Podziewski was a management consultant with the Boston Consulting Group in Warsaw and Monitor Company in London.
Master’s Degree in Service Marketing, University of Gdańsk.