Milczarski, Rafal

Chief Executive Officer & President of the Management Board, LOT Polish Airlines

Milczarski, Rafal

Chief Executive Officer & President of the Management Board, LOT Polish Airlines

Biography

Rafał Milczarski – CEO & President of the Management Board
A manager with extensive international experience in the transport industry.

Supervisory Board of the company has decided to entrust him the position of LOT’s CEO effective January 28th 2016.
He graduated in Economics from the University of Cambridge. During his studies, he has been a trainee, among others at UBS Bank in Zurich and JP Morgan in London. After graduation he worked in the maritime and railway logistics department at Foster Yeoman Limited in Great Britain.
He co-founded the Baltic Rail, one of the first private railway carriers of goods in Poland. In 2005, together with an industry investor Freightliner Group in the UK, he founded Freightliner PL – a freight rail carrier. As a president and co-owner he led the company from a start-up to the achievement of a few per cent share of the freight market in Poland. He is also the founder and former CEO of Freightliner DE – a German subsidiary Freightliner PL and the Association of Independent Railway.
Privately he is married to Martyna and a father of Marysia, Jaś and Ignacy. He is interested in economics and history