Szymon specialises in M&A transactions in both public and private markets, including domestic and foreign transactions, working for public companies, shareholders, family businesses, multinational companies and PE/VC funds. His more than 10 years of experience includes consulting in the field of M&A projects, PE/VC financing, restructuring, day-to-day business services, equity and debt financing, capital markets obligations and competition law.
Szymon is widely regarded as one of the leading Venture Capital specialists on the Polish market and a go-to advisor for both venture capital funds themselves, as well as technology companies seeking funding. Year-on-year he can be consistently found in the top 5 Polish advisors with respect to VC deal count.
Corporate & M&A | Corporate Advisory | Competition
He also has experience in providing comprehensive business services to foreign clients, private clients, funds (including VC), legal services for start-ups, restructuring groups of companies and providing competition law services. He often acts for sellers and buyers in M&A transactions, including foreign acquisitions. Finally, he represents different startups acting in innovative sectors (AI & Big Data, SaaS, AR & VR, IoT, FinTech, Blockchain, Cybersecurity, Marketplace, MarTech, PropTech, MedTech, Life Science, EduTech, BioTech, EnergyTech, Gaming, Robotics or FoodTech.
Szymon has also advised both local and international private equity funds on their investments, add-on acquisitions and divestments.
Equity & Debt Capital Markets (Transactional) | Capital Markets (Regulatory)
Szymon is also a specialist in capital markets law, advising listed companies on reporting obligations, issuance of equity and debts as well as delisting processes, and the author of more than 30 publications, including commentaries on Market Abuse Regulation (MAR), Postal Law, Bonds Act and Capital Market Laws (in preparation) and has spoken at over 40 conferences.
Szymon gained his professional experience in Crido Legal and Olesiński i Wspólnicy (Head of M&A).