Beata Daszyńska-Muzyczka

Beata Daszyńska-Muzyczka

President of the Management Board, Polish State Development Bank; Chairperson of the Supervisory Board, Three Seas Initiative Investment Fund

Beata Daszyńska-Muzyczka has been professionally active in the banking sector for over 25 years. From 1994 to 2016 she was employed at Bank Zachodni WBK (currently Santander Bank Polska), where she managed many divisions. She implemented various strategic projects, a new branch model and MiniBank24 electronic banking, among other. She was responsible for the restructuring and optimization of banking processes.

She managed the Logistics and Real Estate Division and was the Chairwoman of the Supervisory Board of BZ WBK Nieruchomości. Moreover, one of her responsibilities was the project of transforming the organizational culture "Bank of the New Generation". She headed the Business Partnership Division. In 2015, Beata Daszyńska - Muzyczka was appointed the Management Board Member of BZ WBK.

Beata Daszyńska-Muzyczka is the 20th president of BGK since the bank was founded almost 100 years ago. Together with other members of the management board, she prepared and implemented a three-year strategy for 2017-2020, which allowed BGK to focus more on the key areas of activity: financing and mobilizing capital for investments, export and enterprise development, supporting sustainable development, as well as efficient distribution of EU funds.

BGK, while implementing the new strategy, strengthened its activity outside of Poland and opened foreign representative offices in London, Brussels, Frankfurt and Amsterdam. More offices are planned in the United States and Asia. Under her leadership, the bank has been intensively involved in the implementation of the Polish government's Responsible Development Strategy for Poland.

President Daszyńska-Muzyczka is also the originator and founder of the most important financial project in Central and Eastern Europe - the Three Seas Fund, and since 2019 she has been the Chairwoman of the Supervisory Board. The Fund’s aim is to develop infrastructure in the countries of the Three Seas region by financing transport, energy and digital projects to support the integration and economic cohesion of the entire EU. The Bank itself has become one of the top ten best-rated companies in Poland in the Socially Responsible Companies Ranking, and has won the TOP Employer title twice.

Beata Daszyńska-Muzyczka is a Member of the Chapter of the Economic Award of the President of the Republic of Poland and the Chairwoman of the program council of the Federation of Polish Entrepreneurs. She is also a Member of the Board of the Economic Award Forum Wizja Rozwoju and the program board of the ICAN Management Review Congress.

Honored with many awards, incl. President Lech Kaczyński Promethean Prize or the Bank Manager of the Year 2018 by Gazeta Bankowa. She was also in the Top 10 Polish Managers of Forbes magazine. A graduate of economic universities with a specialization in corporate finance management, the Advance Leadership Program at the ICAN Institute and the Judge Business School at the University of Cambridge. Privately, an aviation enthusiast, currently taking pilot license.