Meet The Team

Wojtek
Wojtek

Wojtek

Managing Partner

Wojtek is a Managing Partner at mAccelerator and advisor to the Management Board at mBank. Before joining mBank, Wojciech worked in the Investment Banking Division at J.P. Morgan in London where he was responsible for financial services clients primarily in the EMEA region with the focus on M&A advisory and capital markets transactions. Prior to that, he was an Investment Analyst at a Paris based private equity company Pechel. Over the past six years, Wojtek held a number of managerial positions at mBank including Head of Group Corporate Development, Head of Group Subsidiaries’ Oversight, Head of Strategy and Head of Investor Relations. Wojtek is a graduate of Ecole Superieure de Commerce de Paris (currently ESCP Europe). His personal interests include travel and ancient history. Wojtek brings a wealth of transactional experience within the financial sector combined with an in-depth analytical understanding of financial institutions. He believes banks will not be extinct any time soon and have a lot to win from building lasting and broad partnerships with technology firms.

Jarek
Jarek

Jarek

Managing Partner

Jarek is a Managing Partner at mAccelerator and oversees the fund’s global activities. His prior professional experience spanned numerous segments in the Financial sector  including Retail Banking, Life and P&C Insurance. He gained vast experience while holding top managerial positions, such as CFO, CMO, COO, CIO, Head of Retail Banking. Jarek’s career in mBank Group began more than ten years ago. As head of Retail Banking at mBank, he supervised all business activities of branches in Poland, Czech Republic, and Slovakia. Most recently he held the position of Head of Operations and IT and was responsible among others for enterprise software, security, real estate. He was the founder and CEO of BRE Ubezpieczenia, which was Poland’s first insurance house to sell insurance on the Internet. Jarek is leveraging his experience to bridge worlds of tech startups and large corporates as he believes monolithic companies have to transform and be a part of the ecosystem if they want to succeed.

Konrad
Konrad

Konrad

Investment Manager

Prior to joining the team, Konrad was a specialist in the Investor Relations and Group Strategy Department of mBank, working on M&A and partnership deals, and supervising the Bank’s strategic financial subsidiaries. Before that Konrad has been involved in mBank’s sector analysis department, gaining exposure to and analyzing multiple different industries. Konrad’s wide knowledge about the financial sector and experience make him a confident investment manager. His hard work and passion for the startup industry ensure the highest possible standard of our investment division. Konrad is the brain of boardroom meetings, the hand of workplace  policies, the legs that take the team forward and the most important, the life of office parties. Privately, Konrad is a certified ski instructor.

Maciek
Maciek

Maciek

Investment Associate

Maciek started his career within M&A division at PwC, where he was involved in sell-side and buy-side projects, for both private and public companies, working exclusively as an analyst preparing transactional documentation, coordinating contacts with investors and participating in meetings with clients. Most recently he was a part of Investor Relations and Group Strategy team of mBank, where he focused on coordination and execution of Group’s M&A as well as partnership deals and supervision over strategic subsidiaries. Maciek’s enthusiasm and ambition, combined with his creativity and finance knowledge make him a great investment associate. He is responsible for analyzing investment opportunities based on firm's short-term or long-term profiles. His mastery of financial analysis and experience in the M&A process allow him to confidently fulfil his duties. His friendly attitude makes him a great team player.  In the near future Maciek is likely to become a famous drummer.

Ania
Ania

Ania

Marketing & Communication Manager

Ania is a marketing & communication manager in our team making sure that we are present on all relevant events and that our activity is fully covered across all social media channels. She has a university degree from both law and finance & accounting. Previously she was an executive assistant to COO/CIO of mBank and has completed a trainee program at the European Parliament. Ania is a very communicative and creative person that is why she succeeds in running the marketing aspect of mAccelerator. Her great ideas and enthusiasm for the startup industry, combined with her experience and energy make Ania a very valuable member of our team.

Sylwia
Sylwia

Sylwia

Office Manager

Sylwia handles organizational and administrative tasks and makes sure that the office runs smoothly. Before joining mAccelerator, Sylwia was an English teacher in high school, where she has mastered communication, organizational and multitasking skills. Sylwia’s teaching experience allows her to always remain patient and perfectly organized, even in the most stressful situations. Sylwia graduated from Warsaw University with MA in English Philology. She also holds a university degree in International Trade as well as European Union - Specialist Translation. Sylwia engages herself in charity work and cooperates with many non-profit foundations. In her spare time (what little there is) she enjoys travelling, reading books and listening to podcasts.

Alumni

Szymon
Szymon

Szymon

Intern

Szymon is our intern, helping us with everything from market research, pitch book preparations, valuations to reaching startups. As young as Szymon is, he completed internship at Ministry of Economic Development last summer and is keen to further develop his entrepreneurial spirit. This autumn Szymon starts a Master’s degree in Political Economy at the prestigious King’s College London. He is a news junkie, literature buff and aspiring foodie.