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Mateusz Sagan

SDS Optic Inc, SVP / Chief Operating & Business Officer


Events with Mateusz Sagan:

MBA graduate from University of Central Lancashire Preston, UK
Highly experienced visionary Executive Manager with executive and non-executive track record in b2b, public and family owned, local and corporate businesses. Broad experience in leading business units as well as building and managing multi-national Teams. Change Leader & Vision builder.
Supporting Biotech/MedTech/Life Science Start-Ups with Strategies, Commercialization and Fundraising.
Bridge builder between Science, Startups Co-Founders, Corporates and Investors
TEDx Speaker, MIT Enterprise Forum CEE Mentor, Angel Investor
Lublin Medicine Cluster Board Member

Professional Experience:
Dozens of years as International Sales Director, Country Manager in different countries for Esselte Leitz Group, few years as CEO/Managing Director CEE for a Swiss stock-listed Biella Neher Holding AG. CEO/MD of Iron Mountain in Poland, responsible for change and sales growth in the BPO industry and after the M&A integration. Developed new export markets (EU, Ukraine, Russia), did several launches for rep offices in Germany, The Netherlands, Austria. Built a greenfield operation in Ukraine for Esselte Leitz Group. Follows few M&A Projects, incl. industry integration, with the support of Private Equity Funds. Worked and lived in Poland, Ukraine, Russia, Switzerland, United States. Since 2015 supporting several biotech & medtech start-ups with vision, strategy, commercialization processes and fundraising. Supports local investment environment and venture capital by creating a bridge between business & science.