Director DIT, Poland 

Lech Kaczanowski



As Director of DIT Poland, Lech heads a team of 12 business development experts who identify high value opportunities in the Polish market and provide assistance to large UK companies with a focus on energy and mining, rail and infrastructure, financial and professional services, defence and security, healthcare, and automotive.

A former Open Society Institute Fellow at Duke University in North Carolina, Lech has degrees in sociology, journalism and economics from the Warsaw University, Collegium Civitas, and the Polish Academy of Sciences. Before joining the Embassy’s Policy Team in 2015, for over a decade Lech covered business and economic news from Poland for Sweden’s Bonnier Group and other international media.

Director DIT, Poland