He graduated from the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Warsaw in 1991. In 1995 he was entered into the the list of legal advisors. In 1993 he had started to work for Beata Gessel, Andrzej Chajec i Wspólnicy, a legal firm, where he became a partner in 1995 and a co-managing partner in 2000. Earlier, he had worked as a lawyer for KPMG and was responsible for corporate cases. His professional career was also linked with Vinson & Elkins, where he participated in the work of teams responsible for privatisation and equity investments. He has co-operated with both Polish and foreign clients such as Enterprise Investors, Elektrim and Merrill Lynch. Being one of the founders of Chajec, Don-Siemion & Żyto, a law firm, he provides advice to his clients in respect of company law, mergers and acquisitions. His professional competence also includes preparation and carrying out of international issuance of securities and venture capital transactions.
Mr Andrzej Chajec meets the criteria of independence according to Annex II to the European Commission’s Recommendation 2005/162/EC dated 15 February 2005 to which the collection of “Best Practices of Companies Quoted on the Warsaw Stock Exchange 2016” pertains.