Mr. Jan KULCZYK, the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Directors at Kulczyk Investments - one of the founder companies of Central Europe Energy Partners, passed away at the age of 65.

A Polish entrepreneur with operations in over thirty countries, across four continents, in the sectors of oil and gas, energy, mineral resources, infrastructure and real estate. Jan Kulczyk played an active role in the transformation of the Polish economy, as well as successfully completing major Public-Private-Partnership projects.

Mr. Jan KULCZYK co-founded the Polish Business Roundtable and was, previously, an Honorary Chairman of the German–Polish Chamber of Commerce, as well as Chairman of the Polish-Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce. He was also the founder and a member of the EU-Ukraine Commercial Council.

In 2010, he founded the Central and Eastern Europe Development Institute, a think-tank promoting the achievements of the new EU Member States, and was also noted for his work with the Atlantic Council’s International Advisory Board.

Central Europe Energy Partners’ management and team, members, and collaborators wish to express their condolences to Mr. Jan KULCZYK’s family, friends and partners!