Joanna Blaszczyk has been promoted to Head of Legal at the Polish Development Fund in Warsaw.
The Polish Development Fund is a State-owned financial group which offers instruments supporting the development of companies, local governments, and individuals, and invests in sustainable social development and Polish economic growth. Blaszczyk first joined the fund in January 2016 as a Deputy General Counsel. From April 2017 to January 2018 she held the role of Office Director (Legal/Investments), and from January 2018 until now she has been acting as the fund's Department Head (Director) (Legal/Investments). She is also the Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Bank Pekao since June 2017 and a Vice Chairman of PESA Bydgoszcz S.A.
Prior to her in-house career, Blaszczyk worked from 2007-2016 at CMS. Before that she was a Junior Associate with Hogan & Hartson and a trainee with Weil Gotshal & Manges.