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Private Equity in Poland

Winning Leadership in Emerging Markets

  • Authors

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Sfinks

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 2-2
    2. Darek Klonowski
      Pages 3-17
  3. Stomil Sanok

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 18-18
    2. Darek Klonowski
      Pages 19-29
  4. Automotive Components Europe (ACE Group)

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 30-30
    2. Darek Klonowski
      Pages 31-53
  5. Inter Cars

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 54-54
    2. Darek Klonowski
      Pages 55-74
  6. Zetkama

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 76-76
  7. Lukas

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 98-98
    2. Darek Klonowski
      Pages 99-125

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 126-126
    2. Darek Klonowski
      Pages 127-140
  9. Mercor

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 142-142
    2. Darek Klonowski
      Pages 143-160
  10. Euronet Worldwide

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 162-162
  11. Hawe

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 184-184

About this book


Private Equity in Poland focuses on the private equity industry and emerging markets in Poland. Poland represents the most developed private equity industry in Central and Eastern Europe and is one of the most developed emerging markets worldwide


Eastern Europe economic development Emerging Markets Fundraising Private Equity

About the authors

DAREK KLONOWSKI Professor of Business Administration at Brandon University, Canada, and has worked in the private equity industry for over fifteen years, making investments throughout Central and Eastern Europe

Bibliographic information

Industry Sectors
Finance, Business & Banking


"This book provides an authoritative and comprehensive account of private equity activity in Poland. It should be essential reading for anyone interested in emerging economies and economic transition in Central and Eastern Europe." - COLIN MASON, Professor and Director of Research, Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship, Strathclyde Business School, Glasgow, Scotland; Founding Editor: Venture Capital: An International Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance

"Private equity financing has been one of the key building blocks of economic growth in emerging markets. Professor Klonowski s comprehensive analysis of private equity in Poland is a case in point." - ULI W. FRICKE, Chairwoman, European Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (EVCA), Belgium; Founding Managing General Partner, Triangle Venture Capital Group Management GmbH, Germany

"Academic rigor and practical experience make this book an invaluable reading for anyone interested in private equity in Central and Eastern Europe." - ELI TALMOR, Founding Chairman, Coller Institute of Private Equity; Professor, London Business School, London, UK