His cybersecurity adventure started in 1989 when first computer viruses hit Poland. One of AVET INS founders in 1997. European Commission’s expert working for Cloud Industry Select Group, one of the designers of the EU requirements for cloud contracts regarding security. Member of the Technical Commission 182 within Polish Committee for Standardization, responsible for ISO standards related to cybersecurity and protection of information. Member of the Policy Council for the Quality Certification Center of Polish Military University of Technology. Cybersecurity trusted advisor of many financial and IT companies in EU.
We make world a better and more secure place by taking out complexity of cybersecurity and compliance services for application containers infrastructure, reducing them to plug&play commodity.
Aleksander P. Czarnowski
Graduate of Gdansk University of Technology in electrotechnics (1985-1991), then postgraduated in economic analysis, bookkeeping and applied ICT (1996-1997). Top manager responsible for software dedicated to financial market in Prokom Software – at that time the biggest software house in Poland (1991-2003). Than Member of the Board in Softbank, another well-known Polish software developer. From 2007 Vice President of the Board in Asseco Poland, one of the biggest software house in Europe, in charge of brokerage, public administration and uniformed services markets for the next ten years. Member of supervisory boards of other ICT enterprises like Epsilio, Otago, SKG, Postdata, Cryptomage. Currently cofounder and Vice President of Defenselayers company.
Graduate of Kielce University of Technology in IT and management, MBA at the University of Minnesota. In the mid-nineties sales manager in Oracle Poland and integration project manager in Optimus. Expert in IT sales and project management. Starting from 2000, top sales manager in Softbank, then Asseco Poland responsible for significant part of Asseco’s business in Public Administration sector.
OUR SUPERVISORY BOARD
At present, the Chairman of the Supervisory Board in Asseco Poland S.A. and partner in Allterpower Sp. z o.o., Ogicom Sp. z o.o., DECsoft S.A., Inotel S.A., Bioalter Sp. z o.o. and Vercom Sp. z o.o.
A member of branch organizations: the American Chamber of Commerce, the Polish Chamber of Information Technology and Telecommunications and the Polish Confederation of Private Employers. In the past, top manager of Polish and international companies. Private equity investor.
Chris is an active investor in early stage companies and a member of Business Angels networks in Poland and US. His portfolio companies ranged from ICT, Bioscience to Chemical Processing and Photonics. During his career he has provided substantial returns on his exits some of which took place in the United States. A lawyer by education. Mentor and coach for startups.
A graduate of the Faculty of Law and Administration at the University of Warsaw. He completed legal adviser app at the District Chamber of Legal Advisers in Warsaw, practicing at I & Z H. Izdebski, J. Kaczorek, J. Zieliński s.c., and then Lex.
An expert in the field of civil law, in particular business contracts, foundation and association law, and commercial law.
ASI ValueTech Seed
ValueTech Seed is an early stage venture capital fund focusing on innovations in Energy and Industrial Manufacturing. We seek to partner with dedicated teams developing breakthrough technologies that can be deployed within the next 2-5 years. Our areas of particular interest include but are not limited to: Industry 4.0, renewables, clean-tech, energy storage, smart grid and smart home, predictive analytics.