Chairman of the Management Board, Polish Vodka Association
Andrzej Szumowski began his 25-year professional career at the former Ministry of International Economic Cooperation. In 1994, he took on the role of Proxy of the Management Board at Agros Holding S.A. In 1997, he was made Undersecretary of State at the Office of the Committee for European Integration. In 1998, he was an adviser to the Head of the Chancellery of the President. Until 2001, he also held the position of Adviser to the Chairman of Polkomtel S.A. and Agros Holding S.A.
In 2001, Andrzej Szumowski took up the post of Director of Communications and later Director of Public Affairs at Agros Holding S.A. Between 2002 – 2005 he was Adviser to the Minister of Foreign Affairs. In 2003, he was nominated Vice Chairman of the Management Board at Wyborowa S.A. He also currently holds the posts of Company Press Spokesman and Director of Public Affairs.
Andrzej Szumowski has been the Chairman of the Management Board at the Polish Vodka Association (Stowarzyszenie Polska Wódka) from the moment the Association was founded in 2006. He is also the Chairman of the General Council of the Polish Spirits Industry.
Andrzej Szumowski graduated from the Faculty of Law and Administration at Warsaw University, and from postgraduate Public Relations studies at Warsaw School of Economics.