Łukasz Krause

Łukasz Krause

Polpharma
CIO

Revenue

929m €

Employees

7,5k

Details

Łukasz is an experienced CIO with extensive experience in IT transformation and reorganization at Polpharma. His responsibilities at the largest producer of pharmaceutical products in Poland also include the development and implementation of IT strategies and models for business and IT governance, the management of the Shared Service Center at Polpharma and all issues relating to IT security. Łukasz focuses strongly on the support of his company’s business strategy – through a close business alignment of IT, with digital platforms for business and a strategic roadmap for digital transformation.

Polpharma is the largest Polish manufacturer of pharmaceuticals and a leader of the Polish pharmaceutical market. The company actively operates in the markets of Central and Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia. For over 80 years, they have been trusted by patients, healthcare professionals and business partners alike. Polpharma is among the top 20 generic drug manufacturers in the world – with more than 7,000 employees in Poland and on international markets. The company has 7 manufacturing plants in Poland, Russia and Kazakhstan, and 7 research and development centres. Polpharma Group’s portfolio includes about 600 products, and another 200 are being developed. It is one of the most innovative companies in Poland according to the ranking prepared by the Institute of Economic Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences (PAN). Polpharma contributes to scientific development and health education and promotion.

  • Sep 2017 – present: Group CIO/IT Director of Polpharma
  • Dec 2012 – Mar 2017: Group CIO/IT Executive Director of Tauron
  • Sep 2013 – Oct 2016: Member of the Supervisory Board of Tauron Customer Service
  • May 2012 – Dec 2012: Head of Sales and Development of IT Services at Tauron
  • Jun 2010 – Apr 2012: Head of Solution Support, PMO and Processes within the Business Group Central Europe IT Services of Vattenfall
  • 2013 – 2015: Executive MBA: Management and Business Administration at Stockholm University
  • 2011 – 2012: Postgraduate IT Managers Academy at Academy of Business in Dąbrowa Górnicza
  • 2010: Postgraduate Corporate Finance at Poznan School of Banking
  • 2007 – 2008: Postgraduate Project Management at Poznan School of Banking
  • 2001 – 2006: M.Sc. Eng., Electronics and Telecomunication at Silesian University of Technology
  • Digital Leader of the Year 2016 CIONET Poland,
  • CIO Diamond 2016 “Macro strategist of business technology“
  • IT Leader of the Year in utilities sector, Computerworld 2016,
  • TOP10 Intranet Nielsen Norman Group 2015,
  • The most interesting of the best in category of IT strategy PTWP 2014