We apply years of experience in Venture Capital and Private Equity investments in the Polish and foreign markets, co-investing with local and foreign private investors and business angels. We have a proven track record of picking and building winning investment opportunities.
Before starting his career in Venture Capital and Angel Investing, Jacek was Head of Product and Pricing in BMW Group, Analyst at Enterprise Investors and Consultant at Simon Kucher and Partners. Jacek is a graduate of IESE Business School in Barcelona and Singularity University in California.
Jacek enjoys American pool and car driving, he completed a special BMW Driver Training. Personally father of three kids - Dawid, Dominik and Magdalena.
Before joining Meta Ventures in 2013 Piotrek worked at BBI Seed Fund, one of the first VC funds in Poland and PARP where he was responsible for launching first early stage support program for VCs, incubators and business angel networks. Piotrek is a graduate of University of Warsaw and holds a PhD in Management and Finance from Warsaw School of Economics.
Piotr is personally interested in real estate and a father of two daughters.
Over 25 investments worth over PLN 100 million
Earlier, he gained professional experience in investments and operations at EY, Giza Polish Ventures and BZ WBK. Bartek is a graduate of CEMS Masters' in International Management at the Universidade Nova de Lisboa as well as Finance & Accounting at Warsaw School of Economics.
Bartek enjoys endurance running and is a football and UFC fan.
He gained financial skills in PwC. He previously worked at the National Center for Research and Development, where he had evaluated R&D projects applying for funding. In addition to working at Aper Ventures, he works pro bono in an organization supporting student startups.
Michał is an excellent cook and a determined e-sport player.
Before joining Aper Ventures Ilona gained experience in Venture Capital Poland S.A., Alior Bank S.A. and Analizy Online Asset Mangement S.A. She is a graduate of University of Ecology and Management in Warsaw and holds a MA in Environmental Management.
Ilona enjoys time with family and reading science fiction books.
She has gained experience at Nethone, Polish Development Fund, and Huge Thing. She was in charge of educational and venture building programmes for entrepreneurs, which resulted in PLN 90 million in investments in total. She graduated from University College London with a BA in Politics and East European Studies.
She enjoys cross-country skiing and city runs in her spare time.