Europe-focused buyout firm Mid Europa has promoted several staffers. Andrej Babache is now director and Lukasz Gawlik is associate director while Murat Buyumez, Artur Sieńczewski and Tas Tobias have all been upped to senior associates. And, Zofia Szewczuk has been promoted to investor relations manager.
Mid Europa Partners (“Mid Europa”), the leading private equity firm focused on buyouts in Central and Eastern Europe and Turkey, announced today its 2014 promotions. Andrej Babache has been promoted to Director, Lukasz Gawlik to Associate Director, Murat Buyumez, Artur Sieńczewski and Tas Tobias all advancing to Senior Associates and Zofia Szewczuk to Investor Relations Manager.
Thierry Baudon, Mid Europa‘s Managing Partner, said: “It is always a great pleasure to reward and recognise hard work and dedication, and we are very pleased to advance these talented and committed individuals. They have all made a significant contribution to Mid Europa’s growth and success, and we look forward to their continued career development and long-term commitment to the firm.”
Andrej Babache joined Mid Europa in 2006 and is based in London. Andrej has worked on a number of different deals, and most recently the sale of SBB/Telemach.
Andrej graduated with a Masters with joint honours in Economics and Business from the University of Edinburgh.
Lukasz Gawlik joined Mid Europa in 2011 and is based in London. Lukasz has been focused on Mid Europa’s investments in Norican and Zabka.
Lukasz holds an M.A. in Finance and Banking from the Warsaw School of Economics.
Artur Sieńczewski joined Mid Europa in 2011 and is based in Warsaw. Artur has worked on a number of healthcare deals, including the acquisition of Alpha Medical, Euromedic Labs, Diagnostics Platform and the sale of LuxMed.
Artur has a B.Sc. in Management and Economics from Paris Dauphine University and holds a M.Sc. in Accounting and Finance from the London School of Economics.
Murat Buyumez joined Mid Europa in 2011 and is based in Istanbul. Murat has been focused on monitoring Mid Europa’s investment in Kent Hospital.
Murat received his B.Sc. in Industrial Engineering from Bilkent University in Turkey and holds a B.A in Industrial Management from the Tampere University of Technology in Finland.
Tas Tobias joined Mid Europa in 2012 and is based in Budapest. Tas has been focused on monitoring Mid Europa’s investment in Invitel.
Tas received his B.A. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania.
Zofia Szewczuk joined Mid Europa in 2011 and is based in London. Zofia has been an Investment Professional for the past 2 years and will now focus on Investor Relations. As the firm continues to grow, Zofia will work with the Partners of Mid Europa to manage and enhance its investor relations programme.
Zofia graduated with a Masters in Corporate Finance and Accountancy from Poznan University of Economics in Poland and holds a Masters in International Management from ESCP Europe.
About Mid Europa Partners
Mid Europa Partners is a leading independent private equity firm focused on Central and Eastern Europe and Turkey. Operating from London, Budapest, Warsaw and Istanbul, Mid Europa Partners advises and manages funds of approximately €4 billion in aggregate. The Mid Europa Partners team has been investing in the region since 1999.
For additional information on Mid Europa Partners please visit: www.mideuropa.com