Former Grupa TVN Chief Legal Officer Marek Szydlowski has joined Komputronik S.A in June as General Counsel.
According to Szydlowski, "Komputronik, being in administration, is at a certain turning point and being a general counsel there is an exciting opportunity to use my knowledge and experience to ensure that this turning point has a successful outcome."
Szydlowski started his career with Coopers & Lybrand in 1993. In January 1995 he joined CMS, then moved in-house to Provident Polska as the Legal Director in November 2000, before become Group General Counsel at Agora SA in November 2002. In 2009 he moved back into private practice, joining Wardynski & Partners. In 2013 he joined the TVN Group as General Counsel, then, in 2016, he became Chief Legal Officer and member of the management board of TVN S.A., as well as becoming a member of supervisory boards of other TVN Group companies and a member of the supervisory board of ITI Neovision S.A. (the operator of the “nc+” platform).
During his time with the TVN Group, the majority stake in the broadcaster was sold by Groupe Canal+ and the ITI Group to US media group Scripps Networks Interactive (as reported by CEE Legal Matters on March 18, 2015). In 2015, Szydlowski was interviewed by the CEE Legal Matters magazine.