We are pleased to inform you that in October this year our team gained new members – legal advisor Łukasz Winkowski and office manager Olga Gontarz Orłowska.
Łukasz Winkowski is a legal adviser with many years of experience, specializing in corporate services for commercial law companies, preparing and negotiating commercial law agreements and capital market law.
In 2010, he graduated law at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Gdańsk. In 2009, he completed the course of the School of American Law organized by Chicago-Kent College of Law and the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Gdańsk. He also participated in student exchange at the University of Sheffield. In the years 2010 – 2013 he completed legal training. In 2014, he passed the bar exam and was entered on the list of legal advisors of the District Chamber of Legal Advisers in Gdańsk under the number GD / GD / 2587. In 2016 he completed post-graduate studies “Taxes and tax consultancy”.
In his previous professional practice he participated in establishing, merging and transforming Polish commercial law companies. He also participated in the creation and legal support of Cypriot, Slovak and Italian companies. In addition, he dealt with the legal aspects of Italian securitization. He was creating and negotiating investment agreements, including with foreign entities. He was responsible for the legal service of selected share issues and issue of bonds in the BEST S.A. Capital Group. He took part in proceedings for repealing resolutions of general meetings. He also provided legal advice regarding proceedings before the Polish Financial Supervision Authority and preparation of legal analyzes related to the activities of investment fund managers and investment funds. He advised on issues related to the status of a public company (including reporting of inside information, notification of transactions on securities, compliance with the Best Practices of WSE Listed Companies 2016).
He is fluent in English.
Olga Gontarz Orłowska is a graduated of the master’s studies of the University of Gdańsk. In 2013 she completed postgraduate studies, deepened her analytical skills and worked with large databases and obtained a title of GIS analyst.
In 2009-2014 she gained experience in management, administration and customer service in one of the Tri-City medical clinics – evi-MED in Gdynia.
In 2014-2018, she gained extensive experience and professional competences associated in the largest regional information webservice in Poland. As an office manager at Trojmiasto.pl, she was the head of the team supporting the work of the Board and the editorial team, being responsible for organizing the office’s work, cooperation with external suppliers, contract negotiations. As a project manager, she was involved in the development of websites for users with attention to business interests, readers and programmers work. She cooperated with the marketing department, taking care of social media services and participating in events prepared for the readers of the portal. She was involved in events important for the company, dedicated to clients, she worked on the organization of the „Skrzydła Trójmiasta” Gala.
She speaks English.