Lawyer and economist. He specialises in new technologies law, with particular emphasis on issues related to payment services, anti-money laundering (AML), information protection and broadly defined e-commerce. He has extensive experience with contract law and services provided by electronic means, including electronic money. In our Firm, he is involved in our Technologies – Media – Telecommunications practice and is a member of the Financial Institutions and Payment Services Law team.
He supported financial institutions before regulators (Polish Financial Supervision Authority (KNF), central bank (NBP), General Inspector of Financial Information (GIIF) and the president of Personal Data Protection Office (UODO), including his participation in several proceedings for a license for a payment institution or payment scheme and also in regulatory audits of such institutions. He also provided advice to financial institutions in the course of numerous projects to implement various internal procedures (AML, internal control, risk management, personal data, professional secrets). He led the implementation of the GDPR at payment institutions, insurance companies and investment fund companies. He took part in many due diligence projects which covered financial market participants.
Speaker at numerous industry conferences and workshops on the subject of payment services law, AML and personal data protection. Author and co-author of popular science titles on payment services, including practical comments to the amendment of the Payment Services Act regarding PSD2, and to RTS regarding strong customer authentication (SCA) and common and secure communication standards (CSC).
He is a graduate from the Law and Administration Faculty of Jagiellonian University and the Finance Faculty of the Cracow University of Economics (fields of study: finance and accounting; specialization: accounting and audit). He is a legal advisor and a member of the Regional Association of Legal Advisors in Krakow.
He provides advice to Clients in Polish and English.