Wojciech Pytel has extensive professional experience gained while working in many companies in the field of telecommunications.
He has been associated with the telecommunications industry from the beginning of his career and possesses many years of business practice. He is a graduate of the Faculty of Electronics of the Gdańsk University of Technology, studied at the Faculty of Mathematics of the University of Gdańsk and participated in the IDM leadership study in Switzerland. At the beginning of his professional career (1986-1990), he worked at his alma mater as a research and development specialist. In the years 1990-1993 he took his first steps in business as the Managing Director at NOVAR S.A., and in 1993-1994 he was the president of the management board of Prywatne Sieci Telekomunikacyjne S.A. (a subsidiary of TP S.A.). Then, for many years (1994-2001 and 2002-2004) he joined Nokia Poland, where he held the following positions, among others Country Manager, Area General Manager (Poland, Ukraine, Belarus), Business Development Director Europe and finally Orange Global Strategy Director. He was responsible for business contacts with mobile operators in the region including Poland, the Czech Republic, France, Austria, Switzerland, Germany, the Netherlands and Israel. In the course of his career (2004-2008) he was also the Managing Partner at IBM Polska Sp. z o.o. In 2011-2014, he was a Member of the Management Board of Polkomtel, previously in 2001-2002, a Member of the Management Board, Operations Director (2001-2002) and Advisor to the President and Managing Director (2008-2010).
In 2010-2012, he was also the President of the Management Board of Midas S.A., then the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Midas S.A.
Since 2012, he was a member of the Supervisory Board of Polkomtel sp. z o.o., operator of the Plus and Plush network. From 2018 he was the vice-chairman of the Supervisory Board of Netia SA. He also sat on the Supervisory Board of Plus Bank SA, in which he was the Chairman.
Since 2001, he has been running a charity - he is the founder and President of the Foundation of Adoption Families in Poland. https: //adopcja.org.pl/