Ilona Weiss - President of the Management Board
She started her professional career in 1992 at Bank Handlowy in Warsaw. In 1993–1996, she worked in Telekomunikacja Polska SA, where she co-created development and investment plans. From 1996 to 2006, she held managerial positions in the finance department of the Alcatel group. Following the global Alcatel-Lucent merger in 2006, she took the position of a financial manager responsible for the post-merge of financial reporting integration in Poland and consolidation. As Financial Director at Sage (2008-2010), she was responsible for financial strategy in Poland. She was the Group CFO and Vice President of the Management Board in Sygnity S.A. in 2010–2012. She was the Chairperson of the Supervisory Board of Sygnity Europe Ltd. (2012) Vice-Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Max Elektronik S.A. (2010–2012), a Member of the Supervisory Boards of the companies: Winuel S.A. (2010), PB Polsoft Ltd. (2010–2011), Sygnity Technology sp. z.o.o. (2010–2011) and MCI Capital TFI S.A. (2013-2019). She was an Investment Partner in the MCI Capital Group (2012–2014).
In 2012-2014, Ilona Weiss served as the Group COO and CFO and Vice-President of the management board of the ABC Data Group. In 2015-2016, she acted as the President of the Management Board at ABC Data Germany, and in the years 2015–2019, she was the Group CEO and the President of the Management Board of ABC Data Group. Under her leadership, the ABC Data Group has grown to become a leader in the distribution of IT hardware in Central and Eastern Europe. In 2016, it generated the highest revenues in the entire IT sector in Poland, together with the highest IT hardware sales value (according to the ITwiz Best 100 report). In 2016, the company expanded its business proposition to include VAD services (Value Added Distributor). In the same year, it became the first official distributor of Xiaomi in the European Union. In the following year, it launched its own ABC Data Cloud platform, offering advanced IT services based on a cloud model, and in 2018 it became the exclusive distributor of Alibaba Cloud solutions in Europe.
Ilona Weiss is a graduate of the Faculty of Economics and Management at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, specializing in Financial Management. She also has the international ACCA financial qualifications (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants). In 2010-2013, she was the President of ACCA Poland, and she was a Member of the Corporate Reporting Global Forum. She also certified from the Executive Program at the MIT Sloan School of Management in Artificial Intelligence Applications, at Harvard University in the field of Cybersecurity, and Harvard Business School in the field of Disruptive Strategies.
Since 2003, Ilona Weiss has been a Member of the international organization ACCA, GTDC (Global Technology Distribution Council) - an organization representing leading IT distributors (2015-2019), and a member of YPO (Young Presidents Organization), a network of CEOs with 27,000 members in over 130 countries (as of 2018) and as of 2019 - Business Center Club. She was a speaker at industry conferences: GTDC Investor Summit (Wall Street, Nowy York, 2015), GTDC Summit EMEA (Vienna, 2017), Global Women's Leadership Summit (Tokyo, 2017 and Sydney, 2018), Grow Your Business with the Best (Warsaw, 2017) and Technology Symposium (Stanford University, 2018 and 2019)
Jolanta Kloc - Vice-President of the Management Board
Jolanta Kloc joined PMPG Polskie Media S.A. in September 2020, taking the position of Chief Financial Officer. She is a manager with many years of experience in senior management positions, including a member of the supervisory board, vice-president of the management board for financial matters, financial director, chief accountant, chief accounting specialist. She participated in numerous business restructuring projects, including organizational and financial ones. She has a practical and theoretical know-how in the field of organization management, in particular financial management.
For many years she was associated with the ZE PAK Group (a company controlled by Zygmunt Solorz), where she was responsible for creating and implementing the financial strategy, developing annual and long-term budgets and financial plans, and supervising the work of the financial, accounting, controlling and human resources departments. In the years 1991-2001, she worked as the chief accountant at Energoinwest S.A. From 2001, she was associated with the Capital Group of Zespół Elektrowni Pątnów-Adamów-Konin S.A.
Jolanta Kloc is a graduate of the University of Economics (formerly the University of Economics) in Poznań, majoring in management and postgraduate studies in finance and accounting. She has completed numerous training courses in management, accounting, taxes, and labor law, and has a certification of bookkeeping services issued by the Minister of Finance. She is a member of the Audit Committee.