Agnieszka Porębska-Burczyn – a new member of Meritum Bank’s management board

The Supervisory Board at Meritum Bank appointed Agnieszka Porębska-Burczyn to the post of member of Meritum Bank’s management board, responsible for the internet banking division. Agnieszka Porębska shall oversee deposits and investment products, accounts, internet and mobile banking as well as the Tesco project.

– I am exceedingly happy that Agnieszka decided to join our team. I am confident that she will put her knowledge and experience to good use here – said Bartosz Chytła, Meritum Bank Chairman. – One of the main tasks assigned to Agnieszka will be the development of investment products – he adds.

Agnieszka Porębska is a graduate of Warsaw School of Economics (SGH) Finance and Statistics Department and Harvard Business School Publishing. She also holds Executive MBA diplomas from the University of Minnesota in the United States and the Warsaw School of Economics.

She has been associated with the banking sector since 1996, right from the outset of her professional career, initially involved with retail banking and subsequently also with SMEs. During 1996-2000, she served as personal banking department director in Pierwszy Polsko-Amerykański Bank.

From 2000 to 2008 she was responsible for management and development of retail and SME banking at Fortis Bank. She held senior positions in that area – strategy and development division director, market strategy department director and personal banking department director, amongst others responsible for the bank’s development strategy within the scope of personal banking and SMEs.

In August 2008 Agnieszka Porębska began working for DnB NORD Bank as the director responsible for the development of retail and SME banking. She developed a strategy and a financial plan in those two fields. From February 2010 to May 2012 she held the position of the bank’s management board member, overseeing retail and SME banking within the scope of development and sales.

Between January and August of 2013 she worked for Idea Expert, initially as an advisor to the management board and then as the management board vice president, responsible for sales of cash and car loans, mortgages and SMEs loans.

Agnieszka Porębska has two sons – 18 year old Adam and 8 year old Daniel. Her free time is taken up by travels to faraway places.