Izabela Olszewska holds a degree from the Department of Finance and Statistics, Warsaw School of Economics, and a PhD from the Department of Economic Sciences, University of Warsaw. She attended the International Institute for Securities Market Development programme offered by the US Securities and Exchange Commission.
She has worked on the capital market since 1992, initially as Analyst at Bank Handlowy’s Capital Operations Centre and since 1999 with the Warsaw Stock Exchange. She held a number of business and sales management functions at GPW, worked with investors and companies, both local and international, from many sectors, and was responsible for the development of the product offer of the regulated market and alternative markets. She held the position of Managing Director for Development.
Member of the Supervisory Board of Bondspot since October 2015. She sat on the supervisory boards of the Polish Power Exchange (TGE) and InfoEngine. She was delegated by the Supervisory Board of both BondSpot and TGE to temporarily perform the functions of President of the Management Board. Until June 2018, she was a Member of the Board of Directors of Aquis Exchange, London, as Non-Executive Director.
She has worked for many years with Krajowy Depozyt Papierów Wartościowych (Central Securities Depository of Poland) as a member of the Advisory Board.