Meet
Mateusz Ciasnocha!


Hometown:
Stegna, Poland

Interest:
Impact Investing

Education:

Master in Energy Management from ESCP Europe Business School (London and Paris)

Undergraduate Certificate of Higher Education – Philosophy from University of Oxford, UK

Bachelor of Business Administration from Hult International Business School (London, Dubai, San Francisco and Shanghai)

Certificate in Business Administration from West London College, UK

Languages:
English
Polish

Has also lived/worked in:

United Kingdom
United States
United Arab Emirates
China
France
Spain
Australia
Japan
Denmark
Germany
The Netherlands
Italy
South Africa
Peru

 

 

 

Professional Summary:

Mateusz, 23, has over 5 years of experience including Business Management/Operations, Marketing and Communication and Project Management with a passion for Agriculture and Lean Start-up Methodology.

1. Business Development Manager, HiredGrad (London, UK)

2. Agricultural Advisor & Expert, The Centre for Industrial Development

3. Deputy Editor-in-Chief & COO, InvestAfrica.pl

4. Oxford Entrepreneurs (Oxford, UK)

  • Vice President – Support
  • Head of External Relations
  • Entrepreneur-in-Residence

5. Financial Analyst, South Africa-based Investment Fund (Poland and South Africa)

6. Chief Consultant, Convert Coal (Los Angeles, USA)

7. Associate Editor, top agrar Polska (Poznań, Poland)

8. Head of International Affairs, Ciasnocha Family Farms (Stobiec, Poland)

9. Expert – Agriculture, Youth Reform Poland (Warsaw, Poland)

10. Team Leader – Project Management Office, Circular Society (Zug, Switzerland)

11. Project Associate, The World Bee Project (London, UK)


Achievements and Accolades:

  • Delegate, ThinkAfrica - Selected to participate in the study tour aimed at engaging African diaspora with the continent through participation in business and cultural programmes (Lagos, Nigeria)
  • Delegate, St. Petersburg Gas Forum - Selected as one of two delegates to represent ESCP Europe Business School at this important gas forum (St. Petersburg, Russia)
  • Student Case Competition, InnovateFoodDK - Selected from a pool of 2.000 applicants (Aarhus, Denmark)
  • Fellow, Preparing Global Leaders Summit (Moscow, Russia)
  • Fellow, EFC Academy (Sopot, Poland)
  • Volunteer, Global AgInvesting Summit (London, New York and Singapore)
  • Certified Program Facilitator, 3 Day Start-up - Completed qualification, which allows him to run three-lay long, hands on lean business model programme aimed at university students. (Austin Texas)
  • Fellow, Harvard Project for Asian and International Relations (Hong Kong)
  • Impact Fellow, 180 Degrees Consulting - Consulted with a social enterprise in Peru, focused on how to strengthen the productmarket fit of the service proposition of the client (Lima, Peru)
  • Fellow, South American Business Forum (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
  • Fellow, Tertio Milllenio Seminar (Kraków, Poland)
  • Student Case Competition, IFAMA - winning team where they consulted with one of the largest agricultural chemical producer on how to scale new innovative service offering of the client (Aarhus, Denmark)
  • Fellow, Global Innovative Youth Conference (Brisbane, Australia)
  • Mentor, Beta-I - Mentored five start-ups participating in the structured, month-long acceleration
    programme: Beta-Start (Lisbon, Portugal)
  • Innovation Judge, Brussels Innova (Brussels, Belgium)
  • Ambassador, STEMNET (London, UK)
  • Volunteer, WOŚP (London, UK)

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