Luke Staniczek is a Director and a member of the CEEMEA Private Markets investment team. He is based in London.
Mr. Staniczek focuses on sourcing, evaluating, executing and monitoring investments across CEE with a focus on Poland, Bulgaria and the Baltics. Mr. Staniczek focuses on the Consumer and Healthcare sectors. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of two portfolio companies, including Bulgarian confectionary manufacturer Prestige and is an observer on the board of Tallink.
Prior to joining TRG in December 2013, Mr. Staniczek was a member of the Citi Venture Capital International (CVCI) investment team from 2004. He was involved in investments in National Logistics Company in Russia (board member), KazInvestBank in Kazakhstan (board observer), Sanitas in Lithuania (board observer) and Amoun in Egypt. Mr. Staniczek previously worked at Stephens Inc. in Atlanta between 1999 and 2002. There he focused on investment banking advisory to companies in the consumer and non-bank financial services sectors.
Mr. Staniczek earned an M.B.A. degree from London Business School in 2004. He holds a BA in Finance & History from Ouachita Baptist University. Mr. Staniczek is fluent in Polish.