David Thomas

Partner, Head of International Finance

David Thomas
phone:
+48 22 326 9600
office:
Warsaw

David has over 35 years of experience in leading debt and equity projects, in both the public and private placement markets, in Poland, Europe and the Unites States. David has led a wide range of cross-border M&A and worked on projects funded by the World Bank, EBRD, the African Development Bank and various government funds. He has advised both government departments and commercial clients, including on the privatisations and initial public offerings of Elektrim, Exbud, Żywiec, Telekomunikacja Polska (currently: Orange), PKO BP, and PGNiG.

David has also carried out his own business projects in the FinTech sector, and has previously worked with Kochański & Partners as UK market analysis advisor on projects to list Polish companies on the London Stock Exchange.

Prior to joining Kochański & Partners, David was CEO or Partner in many financial institutions in London and Warsaw, including, for many years, the Chairman of the British Polish Chamber of Commerce and the Executive Chairman of the Council of British Chambers of Commerce in Continental Europe (COBCOE).

David is also a founder of the Archdiocese of Warsaw “Nadzieja” Foundation for the Unemployed and the Poor.