Former Senior Lawyers Jan Furtas and Lukasz Koscijanczuk have been promoted to partner at Crido.
Furtas, who joined the firm in 2013, is a partner in Crido's Tax Advisory team. According to the firm, he will be “jointly responsible for the development of the area of tax dispute resolution, as well as cooperation with clients in the field of cooperation agreements and real estate tax.” He has a Magister’s degree from Warsaw University.
According to Crido, Koscijanczuk, who practices in the firm's Business and Innovation team, "will be responsible for building Crido's position in sectors related to life science, such as biotechnology." According to the firm, "he cooperates with Polish and international companies in the selection and optimization of projects, shaping innovation strategies, financing innovation and developing research agendas. He participated in or managed the work of teams in projects for which the total amount of support provided exceeds PLN 1 billion.”
Koscijanczuk has a Master’s degree from Szkola Glowna Handlowa in Warsaw. Prior to joining Crido in 2011, he spent over four years with Accreo Taxand.
According to Crido, the promotions are a “proof that consistent commitment to work for clients and building relationships with them, as well as self and business development are appreciated.”