The Management Board of Cyfrowy Polsat S.A. (the “Company”) hereby informs, that on August 25, 2016 the Supervisory Board adopted a resolution on the appointment of Ms. Katarzyna Ostap-Tomann to the position of Member of the Management Board effective on October 1, 2016.
The Supervisory Board decided to appoint Ms. Ostap-Tomann to the Management Board in connection with the resignation from the position of Member of the Management Board made by Mr. Tomasz Szeląg, of which the Company informed in its current report no. 23/2016 dated August 25, 2016.
Katarzyna Ostap-Tomann has been connected with Cyfrowy Polsat Group since 2009, where she assumed the position of deputy CFO of the capital group in 2015. She also holds the position of President of the Management Board of Telewizja Polsat Holdings Sp. z o.o., as well as Member of the Management Board of Telewizja Polsat Sp. z o.o. and Polsat License Ltd., with its registered seat in Switzerland.
In the years 1996–2004 she was employed at various positions at Philip Morris in Poland and in the regional headquarters of the company in Switzerland, where she gained considerable experience in the fields of corporate finance, financial reporting, management accounting and internal audit. In the years 2004-2009 she worked for TVN Group as financial controller of the capital group. She was responsible for the preparation of financial statements at the capital group level and internal management reporting. In 2009 she took the position of Director of Controlling at Cyfrowy Polsat, where she became Financial Director in 2012. Since 2011 she has also held the function of Financial Director at Telewizja Polsat, where she was appointed as Member of the Management Board in 2014. She has been a member of the ACCA since 2001. In 2015 she was appointed to the ACCA Council in Poland for a second term.
She is a graduate of the Warsaw School of Economics with a major in International Economic and Political Relations and also holds the title of MBA from Oxford Brookes University.
Legal basis: Article 17 Section 1 of the Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 April 2014 on market abuse (market abuse regulation) and repealing Directive 2003/6/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council and Commission Directives 2003/124/EC, 2003/125/EC and 2004/72/EC and Article 56 Section 1 Clause 2 of the Act of July 29, 2005 on public offering and the conditions of introducing financial instruments to an organized system of trading and on public companies in connection with § 5 Section 21 of the Ordinance of the Minister of Finance of February 19, 2009 on current and periodic reports published by the issuers of securities and the conditions of recognizing as equal the information required by the laws of non-member states.