Pedersen & Partners adds Principal in Warsaw

Warsaw, Poland – Pedersen & Partners, a leading international executive search firm today announced that Lukasz Urban has joined the firm as Principal. In his new role Urban will be responsible for client relationship management and execution of senior level recruitment assignments across Pedersen & Partners’ organisation.

Lukasz Urban joins Pedersen & Partners with over 14 years of management experience. Prior to joining he held a senior position at an international executive search firm in Poland focusing on projects in professional advisory services, industrial, TMT, healthcare, and capital markets sectors. Between 2006 and 2009, he was Vice President at PZU Asset Management with responsibilities for portfolio accounting, new product development and non-public markets. Before that, Mr Urban worked in the UK as advisor with the European buyout team at 3i Investments Plc. His experience also includes managerial positions in healthcare and telecommunications in Poland.

“Our team expansion in Poland reflects the growing demand of customers for critical senior positions in specific industries, and we want to make sure we can offer them relevant expertise and practical advice. Lukasz’ knowledge of TMT and healthcare sectors both as a manager and as executive search consultant, experience in advising clients on talent recruiting and management issues and excellent reputation on the market makes him a great addition to our team, - commented Martyn Wickens, Country Manager for Poland.

Urban has obtained an MBA from IESE Business School, Master of Science from Yale University and Bachelor of Arts from Hamilton College. He speaks native Polish, and is fluent in English and Spanish.

Pedersen & Partners is a leading international executive search firm. We operate 44 wholly owned offices in 41 countries: Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, FYROM, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Mongolia, Nigeria, Poland, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and Uzbekistan. Our values Trust - Relationship - Professionalism apply to our interaction with clients as well as executives.

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