Artur assists Highlander Partners – Central Europe in the evaluation and execution of new investment opportunities in certain industries, including retail and pharmaceuticals. He uses his extensive operational experience to develop and implement value-creation strategies for both prospective and existing Highlander portfolio companies. As Co-Managing Partner of Central Europe, Artur focuses on day-to-day operations of the office and management of the investment professionals and marketing strategies for the region.
Artur has served as CEO of several pharmacy chains in Poland. He was the founder and CEO of Apteki Polskie S.A./Apteka 21, a successful start-up investment of a pharmacy chain by a major private equity fund. He subsequently managed the wholesale operations and logistics of the TAMRO (Phoenix Pharma) group in Poland, and spearheaded TAMRO’s entry into the pharmacy retail space. He next served as the CEO of Super-Pharm Poland, the leading Polish drugstore chain, where he managed to triple sales and double the number of stores, while maintaining exceptional profitablity. Artur also founded and served as president of the Polish pharmacy employers’ association, PharmaNet.
Board Memberships (Current and Past)
Akomex Sp. z o.o, current
QFG Sp. z o.o, current
Rotometal Sp. z o.o, current
ProService Agent Transferowy Sp. z o.o., past
M.B.A., L’Université du Québec à Montréal
M.Sc. in Control and Robotics, Warsaw Polytechnical University
Managed Portfolio Companies