Jakub Żmuda

Jakub Żmuda

CIO of LOT Polish Airlines,


2bn €




Jakub Żmuda is a CIO with over 17 years of experience in IT. The first years of his professional career he devoted to telecommunications industry in which he worked both on the client's side and as the vendor of IT solutions. In the telecommunications industry, he got to know the most innovative and complex IT solutions in Poland.

In 2015 he switched the industry and moved to LOT Polish Airlines. For three years he has been the head of IT and is gradually transforming architecture and the way IT functions in the company. He implements solutions that allow the company to quickly address very dynamic business requirements. He was responsible for the implementation of the central datawarehouse in the company and the data governance process. Created the Cybersecurity department responsible for the system approach to IT security in the company.

In october 2018 Jakub was elected to join Architecture and Technology Strategy Board at International Air Transport Association (IATA).

LOT Polish Airlines S.A. has been Polish flag air carrier since 1929. It's main base and hub is Warsaw Frederic Chopin Airport. LOT fleet consists of Boeing 737s/787s, Embraer 170s/175s/190s/195s as well as Bombardier Q400NGs.

LOT was a launch carrier for the Embraer E-Jet Family (E170/175/190/195) and as the first European carrier received Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner.

LOT is a STAR Alliance member.


  • March 2017 – present: CIO at LOT Polish Airlines, Poland
  • February 2017 – February 2019: Acting IT Department Director of LOT Polish Airlines, Poland
  • June 2016 – January 2017: IT Program Manager at LOT Polish Airlines
  • March 2015 – May 2016: Strategic IT Project Manager at LOT Polish Airlines
  • January 2012 – 2015: Project Manager at Outbox / PwC
  • May 2007 – March 2012: Director at K2 Solutions
  • 2005 – May 2007: IT Project Manager at Orange Polska
  • July 2003 – September 2006: WUSI - IT services owner (sales and activation)/IT Analyst at Orange Polska
  • 2003 – 2004: Project Management at Warsaw School of Economics, Post-Graduate
  • 1997 – 2002: Information Systems and Optimization at Military University of Technology, Master of Science