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Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking appoints Jan Rekowski as Head of Equity Capital Markets in Poland

Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking (SG CIB) announces the appointment of Jan Rekowski as Head of Equity Capital Markets (ECM) in Poland, as of 1 December 2014.

.Jan Rekowski will be reporting to Laurent Cassin, Head of ECM for Emerging Markets for SG CIB and to Andrzej Olszewski, Head of Coverage and Investment Banking of SG CIB Poland. He will be responsible for all aspects of the bank’s ECM activity in Poland, including supervision over primary and secondary market transactions.

SG CIB’s capital markets platform is a leading franchise in Poland and in Central Eastern Europe (CEE). The bank offers, via a local team of specialists based in Warsaw, the full range of ECM products, from equity raising through sales & trading to analyst research coverage. This year, SG CIB has participated actively in the sale by the Polish State of a 3.5% equity stake in PGE (EUR 320m), in the sale by PKP S.A of a 17% stake in PKP Cargo (EUR 141m) and is currently coordinating the capital increase of Grupa Lotos (EUR 238m).

Jan’s ECM and industry expertise will further contribute to the development of SG CIB’s brokerage activities on the Warsaw Stock Exchange.

 

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Biography

Jan Rekowski has more than ten years of experience in the banking industry. Between 2004 and 2007, he worked for IPOPEMA Securities S.A. Since 2007, he was employed at BZ WBK S.A. Recently, he worked as Head of IPO and Corporate Clients Department in BZ WBK S.A. Brokerage House. During that time he managed several dozens of capital issues for Polish, Ukrainian, and Lithuanian customers.

Jan Rekowski has a Master's Degree in Finance and Banking from Koźmiński University in Warsaw.