The College for Development

In 2005, following an appeal made to the Polish businesses, the Committee for Development was established. It was the involvement of the members of the Committee which helped popularise the idea and raise funds for the construction of POLIN Museum. In 2015, the Director of the Museum established the Board for Development, the aim of which is to carry on the tasks of the former Committee for Development by engaging in cooperation with various corporations all across the country.


Members of the Board for Development:

  • Henryka T. Bochniarz - Przewodnicząca Kolegium,
  • Iwona Büchner,
  • Franciszek Hutten-Czapski,
  • Robert Koński,
  • Marek Nowakowski,
  • Roman Rewald,
  • Przemysław Aleksander Schmidt,
  • Beata Stelmach,
  • Piotr Wiślicki,
  • Maciej Witucki,
  • Marta Wróbel,
  • Przedstawiciele Muzeum: Dariusz Stola - Dyrektor, Dorota Keller-Zalewska - Z-ca Dyrektora, Małgorzata Ozimska.

In years 2006-2014, the Committee for Development consisted of the following individuals:

  • Henryka Bochniarz (Prezydent Boeing International Corporation, Central & Eastern Europe oraz PKPP Lewiatan),
  • Monika Bednarek (Prezes Grupy Eurozet),
  • Michael Jensen (AIG),
  • Roman Rewald (Partner Weil, Gotshal&Manges),
  • Krzysztof Rozen (Partner KPMG),
  • Beata Stelmach (Podsekretarz Stanu ds. globalnej polityki ekonomicznej, promocji i kultury),
  • Robert Koński (Przewodniczący Rady Nadzorczej Pekaes SA),
  • dr Krzysztof Opawski (Partner Saski Partners, w latach 2004 – 2005 minister infrastruktury),
  • Artur Nowakowski (Green Property Group),
  • Iwona Buchner (właścicielka Galerii Polswiss Art) oraz
  • Przemysław Aleksander Schmidt (Przewodniczący Rady Nadzorczej Trigon TM S.A).