PIPC Management

Tomasz Zieliński, Ph.D. Eng.

Chairman of the Board
Polish Chamber of Chemical Industry

Since June 2013 he has been representing the most important institution in the chemical sector in Poland at domestic and international forums.

An expert in the chemical sector with many years of professional experience in managerial positions. He has gained his expertise, among others, in the most important companies in the chemical sector and petrochemical industries in Poland and Central Europe, and in the advisory sector. For several years now he has been representing the interests of the domestic chemical industry in Poland and abroad, and he has sat on the boards of numerous national and international business and industrial organizations.

Currently, he is a member of the National Association Board (NAB) in the European Chemical Industry Council (CEFIC), where he represents seven countries in the Central European Cluster (Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Romania, Bulgaria and Croatia). He sits on the Board of the European Chemical Employers Group (ECEG) and the Advisory Board of the World Refining Association.

He is also a member of the Presidium of the Committee for Chemistry at the Polish Academy of Sciences, as well as the Presidium of the Council and the Committee for Climate and Energy Policy at the Polish Chamber of Commerce.

Member of supervisory boards of companies in Poland and abroad. Member of economic, program and scientific councils and industry associations. Knight of the T. Sendzimir Honorary Medal for special services to the innovation movement in Poland, awarded with the Golden Badge of Honour of the Federation of Scientific and Technical Associations NOT. Author of numerous scientific publications and popular science and conference presentations.

Doctor of technical sciences in the field of chemical technology. Graduate of Chemical Technology at the Faculty of Civil Engineering, Mechanics and Petrochemistry in Płock, Warsaw University of Technology and Postgraduate Studies in Financial Management and Marketing at the Warsaw University of Technology. He holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the PL program and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He completed the Strategic Business Management Program at Harvard University Extension School.