Interdisciplinary and international experience in product, technology & business.

International consulting experience on the intersection of product and technology with technical and non-technical stakeholders - from founders, end customers to c-suite.

Hands-on technical experience across a wide variety stacks and problem domains, extensive full-stack practice.

Over two years doing sales in two different markets with two different offers - productized marketing services and IT services.

Recently founded a cashflow-positive market-tech company that renders services to a global cosmetics brand.

Excellent ability in explaining and presenting complex ideas (due to a background in interaction design), comfortable taking technical or strategic decisions independently (due to extensive startup experience).

Partner Grubo.io
March 2018 — Now

Co-founded a market-tech platform, used by Avon Cosmetics Poland to run social media campaigns that drove 75,000+ clicks over 7 months.

  • Co-founded as a CPO/CTO with one other co-founder
  • Lead the company to becoming cashflow positive without investors or employees
  • Led business development & partnership scouting, negotiated contracts
VP of strategic solutions VentureDevs
September 2018 — March 2020

Responsible for consulting prospective and current clients in an international software house. Reported directly to Head of Sales in the USA.

  • Responsible for client proposals based on a consultative sales approach
  • Led and conducted technical and strategic pre-sales discussions with clients
  • Built relationships with clients based on technical and product focused consulting
  • Spearheaded an internal BI platform
Head of Innovation 180heartbeats + JUNG v MATT
April 2017 — December 2018

  • Established a creative technology lab from scratch, recruited and lead an international team
  • Directly responsible to the Swiss Head of Digital and Polish CEO
  • Design and development of showcase projects for both markets
  • Technological counsel for creative departments
Senior System Developer Blackwood Seven
November 2016 — March 2017

  • Identifying operational challenges in data ingestion & solving them with custom solutions
  • Aligning internal stakeholders (including both CTOs) over technical initiatives that supported operations
  • Planning and developing internal product-platform, coordinating teams and external consultants
  • Long term solution planning and system architecture
Founder Keepleads
January 2015 — April 2017

Founded a startup in the e-commerce vertical dealing with issues between UX and inventory management.

  • Developed an indexing solution that compared products by their thumbnail and description
  • Ran a private beta in production for a flash sales e-commerce brand
  • Full stack application development on the ELK stack
Technical Architect Leapcraft
October 2013 — November 2015

Third employee of a consultancy - wore many hats during the companies transition from data visualization, to IoT and product development. Involved in many aspects of the business extending all the way to planning and recruitment.

  • Project Lead on a 6 month IoT trial project in the insurance sector
  • Responsible for client-facing activities and delivery
  • Designed and developed data visualizations, SPAs
  • Understanding and aligning with C-Level stakeholders

Hands-on tech experience

  • AWS
  • Bash
  • Elasticsearch
  • GNU/Linux
  • Git
  • Mongodb
  • Nodejs
  • SQL/BI, data analytics
  • Postgresql
  • Python
  • Ruby
  • Vuejs

Sectors

  • e-commerce/marketing - fashion, beauty, lifestyle
  • b2b services, SaaS, marketplaces
  • big data, iot

Toolboxes & topics

  • customer-centric design
  • empathy
  • lean + prototype first
  • interaction design
  • insight gathering and synthesis
  • product development & management
  • user interviews
  • technology forecasting
  • design thinking
  • data visualization
  • B2B SaaS
  • business models

Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design (CIID)

January 2012 — December 2012
Interaction Design Programme
Master-level

Polish-Japanese Academy of Information Technology

September 2009 — June 2011
New Media Arts
Bachelor

Warsaw University of Technology

July 2019 — Now

Startup mentor at the pre-incubation program for alumni and students at the Centre for Innovation and Technology Transfer Management

Innovation - SAR - Stowarzyszenie Komunikacji Marketingowej

March 2018 — Now

Startup mentor at the annual Innovation startup competition

English
Native or bilingual proficiency
German
Professional working proficiency
Danish
Basic understanding
Polish
Native speaker