Piotr Nowak graduated from the Faculty of Cybernetics at the Military Technical Academy in Warsaw and School of Economics in Warsaw majoring in Finance and Banking. He is also a graduate of doctoral studies at the School of Economics and an Executive MBA program, run by the Warsaw University of Technology in collaboration with the London Business School, HEC School of Management Paris and NHH in Bergen. Mr. Nowak is a holder of CQF title - Certificate in Quantitative Finance. Graduate of the "International Security" post-graduate program at Stanford University in the US.
Associated with financial markets since 2004. First as a foreign exchange dealer at PKO BP, then from 2005 to 2006 as a trader at CALYON Corporate & Investment Bank, where he was responsible for bonds and derivatives on interest rate in the region of Central and Eastern Europe. From 2006 to 2010 he was vice-president in London hedge fund belonging to the group Swiss Re, where he was dealing with the Global Macro strategy including debt instruments, indices, derivatives and currencies of all emerging markets.
In the period of 2010-2011 he was working as a prop trader at Espirito Santo Investment Bank of Poland, and from 2011 till 2014 at PKO TFI, as deputy director of the department of management of debt securities' portfolio. At the beginning of 2015 he began working as the expert on economic issues at the President's Office, then from October to December 2015 he was working in Money Makers TFI SA