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Paweł Kurtasz is the new Chairman of the Management Board of the Polish Investment and Trade Agency

11 January 2023
On the 10th January, the PAIH Supervisory Board appointed Paweł Kurtasz as the Chairman of the Management Board. According to the decision of the Council, the new Chairman will take up his position on the 23rd January this year. Zdzisław Sokal and Piotr Dytko remain on the Management Board of the Agency.

Paweł Kurtasz is a manager with many years of experience and has a PhD in technical sciences. He graduated from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Automatics and Computer Science of the Opole University of Technology. A graduate of Master of Business Administration (MBA) studies, completed with honors. Before joining PAIH, he was the Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of the Wałbrzych Special Economic Zone. The former Chairman of INVEST-PARK DEVELOPMENT - a company belonging to the Wałbrzych SEZ capital group. Co-founder and former Chairman of a company dealing with air and road safety systems. Privately, he is passionate about flying, gliding and trekking.


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About the Polish Investment and Trade Agency

The Polish Investment and Trade Agency (PAIH) is a business environment institution operating within the Polish Development Fund (PFR) Group. PAIH is the first point of contact for exporters and investors. It operates both in Poland and through its network of offices around the world. It strengthens the recognition of Polish brands on international markets, promotes domestic products and services as well as technological solutions made in Poland. The agency helps entrepreneurs in choosing their optimal path of expansion abroad. It also supports the inflow of foreign direct investments to Poland and the implementation of Polish investments in the country. PAIH cooperates with the public sector and regional partners, offering, among other things, training, audit and promotion of investment properties, cooperation in the organization of business missions and communication support in the implementation of joint projects.