Jean-Marc Harion has been a member of the Management Board of Play since July 2018. He also performs the function of Chief Executive Officer and the president of the Management Board. Prior joining the Group, Jean-Marc Harion had over 25 years of experience within the telecommunications sector, most recently serving as CEO of Orange Egypt and Mobistar, both listed companies, and previously as CEO of Orange Dominicana and Orange VP Business Development Americas in New York. Prior to joining Orange Group, Jean-Marc Harion established his own company, Computer Channel, which he developed over a 10 year period before it was sold to Wanadoo (France Telecom Group). Mr. Harion holds a master’s degree from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris and a master and post-graduate degree from the Université Libre de Bruxelles.
Holger Püchert has been a member of the Management Board of Play since March 2017. He is Play’s Chief Financial Officer. He is also a member of the Management Board of 3GNS sp. z o.o., which is a part of the Play Group. Mr. Püchert is an experienced chief financial officer in the telecommunications sector in Europe. Before joining the Play Group, Mr. Püchert was the Chief Financial Officer of Versatel, Berlin / Düsseldorf for nearly three years, and served as CFO of Kabel BW GmbH, CFO of Orange Austria Telecommunications GmbH (formerly ONE GmbH) and Vice President for M&A Projects at E.ON AG. Mr. Püchert is a graduate of the University of Karlsruhe where he studied Business Engineering (Diplom‑Wirtschaftsingenieur), following his apprenticeship at Deutsche Bank in Düsseldorf. He also earned a doctorate in Economics from the University of Karlsruhe (KIT), where he worked as a research assistant.
Michał Wawrzynowicz has been a member of the Management Board since June 2007. He is the Chief Commercial Officer. He is also a member of the Management Board of 3GNS sp. z o.o., which is part of the Play Group. Prior to joining the management, Mr. Wawrzynowicz worked as General Manager of the Germanos Group in Poland. He was also General Manager of GTI sp. z o.o., the biggest Orange dealer in Poland and the Commercial Director of Germanos Polska sp. z o.o., formerly known as “Era,” the largest T‑Mobile dealer. Prior to becoming their Commercial Director, he had held the position of Sales Director and that of Marketing Director. Mr. Wawrzynowicz received an MBA from Koźminski University and a Master of Science degree from Warsaw Technical University.
Bartosz Dobrzyński has been a member of the Management Board of Play since 2009. He is Play’s Chief Marketing Officer. Since 2009, he has also served as a member of the Management Board of 3GNS sp. z o.o., which has been part of the Play Group. Mr. Dobrzyński is an experienced marketing manager in the telecommunications sector in Poland. He started his professional career in the telecommunications industry in 1998 as a loyalty and retention manager at Plus. For the next seven years he worked as a manager of mobile offers for individual subscribers at Orange. Mr. Dobrzyński received an MA in International Relations and an MBA from Warsaw University MBA program.
Jacek Niewęgłowski has been a member of the Management Board of Play since December 2005. He is also Play’s Chief Strategy Officer. Since 2006, he has also served as a member of the Management Board of 3GNS sp. z o.o. which is part of the Play Group. In addition, he is a member of the Board of the European Competitive Telecommunications Association.
Prior to joining Play, Mr. Niewęgłowski served as a member of the Management Board of Germanos Polska, a former subsidiary. He also served as a member of the supervisory board of PTC, now known as T‑Mobile Polska, a member of the Management Board of Aster City Cable, a leading Polish CaTV operator, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Comtica sp. z o.o., a member of the Management Board of Elektrim Telekomunikacja, the Polish subsidiary of Vivendi Universal, and has previously held the position of CEO of numerous telecommunications companies. Additionally, Mr. Niewęgłowski has over 23 years of managerial experience and a professional track record within the mobile industry. Jacek Niewęgłowski received an Executive MBA degree from London Business School, a PhD and M.Sc degree from Tampere University of Technology in Finland.
Hans Cronberg has been a member of the Management Board of Play since September 2005. He is Play’s Chief Technical Officer. He is also a member of the Management Board of 3GNS sp. z o.o., which is part of the Play Group. Prior to joining the Group, Mr. Cronberg worked for the Deutsche Telekom Group where he was the Director of Procurement & Logistics at T‑Mobile Croatia and the Director of 3G Technologies and Value Added Platforms at Polska Telefonia Cyfrowa sp z o.o. (now known as T‑Mobile). Between 1990 and 2001, Mr. Cronberg worked at the Ericsson Group in Sweden, Poland and Israel, where he held positions in Product Management, Product Marketing and Sales & Key Account Management. Mr. Cronberg received a degree in Physics from Freie Universitaet Berlin, Germany.
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