Magdalena Bartkiewicz-Podoba leads Liebrecht & wooD
In December 2017, Magdalena Bartkiewicz-Podoba joined the management team as General Manager of Liebrecht & wooD Poland.
Magdalena Bartkiewicz-Podoba has been with the Liebrecht & wooD Group for 20 years. She worked as Legal Department Director and since 2002 she had been co-managing day-to-day operation of the company, first as a board member, then as a partner and the company’s shareholder. She also performed the function of General Counsel, responsible for all major transactions and supervision of legal support to the companies of the Liebrecht & wood Group in Poland, Russia and Romania. In 2015 she set off for over a year sabbatical break, during which she travelled around the world and devoted time to her family and life passions – humanities, exploring new places, getting to know and getting inspired by people and off-piste skiing. In 2016 she founded with two other investors a start-up business, which is now being run by the remaining founders.
As General Manager of Liebrecht & wooD Poland, Magdalena Bartkiewicz-Podoba will execute real estate projects in Poland and manage a team of over 60 people in the Warsaw’s headquarters of the Group. Both Founders of the Liebrecht & wooD Group – Marc Lebbe and Patrick Van Den Bossche – will keep their roles as Managing Directors.
Magdalena Bartkiewicz-Podoba, General Manager of Liebrecht & wooD Poland, commented, “I am very glad to rejoin the successful, committed and creative team of Liebrecht & wooD. With clearly set goals, we are ready to face all challenges of the upcoming year with full engagement.”
Magdalena Bartkiewicz-Podoba graduated from the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Warsaw (1997). She also completed postgraduate studies in negotiation and mediation at the Warsaw School of Social Psychology (2001). In 2005 Magdalena Bartkiewicz-Podoba qualified as a Polish legal advisor. She is married and has three daughters.
Source: Advanced PR/Liebrecht & wooD