CEO of PPL
Director of Warsaw Chopin Airport
Mariusz Szpikowski has been the Director of Warsaw Chopin Airport since 2016.
He began his professional career at international auditing companies, KPMG and Ernst & Young. Between 2000-2006 he was the CFO and Proxy at Carrier Polska – a company from the United Technologies Corporation Group, listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). Between 2007 - 2013 he worked in Air Italy Polska Sp. z o.o., which in 2011 changed its name to Air Poland sp. z o.o. He held posts of Vice-President of the Board and Financial and Commercial Director, the President and Financial and Commercial Director of the company and the chairman of the Air Poland Supervisory Board. Mariusz Szpikowski then joined LOT Aircraft Maintenance Services (LOT AMS), where he served as member of the board and director for finances and restructuring and later a member of the board for finances in a rail industry manufacturing company, H. Cegielski - Fabryka Pojazdów Szynowych Sp. z o.o. He also provided investment consultancy services on the foreign aviation market.
Mariusz Szpikowski received a Master’s degree in English studies at University of Łódź. He also obtained Certificate Stage awarded by ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants), a global professional accounting body.
Director of Financial and Investment Division
Michał Nowotny is the Deputy General Director of PPL since 2008.
He began his professional career in 1995 as an assistant in the Capital Investment and Minority Shareholdings Section at Hevelius Management, the company managing the Second National Investment Fund. Later he worked as the Economic Inspector at Wydawnictwa Szkolne i Pedagogiczne S.A. From 2000 to 2006, he was the Head of the Planning and Controlling Division at Polish Airport State Enterprise. For the next two years he served as the Director and Manager of New Assets Section at the Department of Capital Investment of PKO Bank Polski S.A.
He is a graduate of the Faculty of Organization and Management, University of Warsaw. He completed the School of Financial Analysts and the Executive Master of Business Administration with distinction. He has attended numerous training courses in management accounting, management, financial management, value based management and specialist airport projects.