Appointed as Vice-President of the Management Board, acting President of the Management Board of PGE EJ 1 sp. z o.o. effective 30 April 2020.
Robert Ostrowski has broad experience in managerial positions, mainly financial, in the energy, coal and steel sectors. He was previously the President of the Management Board of PGE Górnictwo i Energetyka Konwencjonalna S.A., the biggest electricity producer in Poland.
He gained his experience both in State-owned and private companies. Posts he has held include the following: Member of the Supervisory Board delegated to the Management Board of JSW SA and Vice-President of the Management Board responsible for Economics and Finance of JSW SA. He was also Vice-President of the Management Board for Finance of Polskie Koleje Linowe SA, President of the Management Board of Minerals Mining Group SA, Director of the Financial Projects Office and Financial Director in Mittal Steel Poland SA, and the Financial Director, Commercial Proxy and Head of the Planning and Financial Analyses Office in Huta Katowice SA.
He has been responsible for development and implementation of financial strategies for the biggest mining and steel industry entities in Poland. He successfully implemented complex restructuring plans in JSW SA and Polskie Huty Stali SA. He also supervised the process of implementing new management methods and tools in the finance and IT areas in JSW SA. He also organised operations of a capital group from scratch (start-ups).
He graduated from Executive MBA studies and the Faculty of National Economy at the Wrocław University of Economics. He also completed the Postgraduate Investment Studies regarding Company Capital Investments and Development Projects at the Warsaw School of Economics as well as Postgraduate Studies in International Financial Reporting at the Warsaw School of Economics / Ernst&Young. He also attended courses for investment advisors and for member candidates of supervisory boards and management boards of State-owned companies.