- Corporate Governance and Company Law.
- Boards of Directors.
- Board Performance Assessment.
Interest and Passion
Soprano (coloratura) vocalist:
- involved in solo concerts, chamber concerts, operas and operettas
- affiliated with Schola Cantorum Posnaniensis a professional classical music chorus that advances choral art through an ambitious program consisting of stage performance, collaborations with Opera-Houses, touring, charity concerts, community education with focus on vocal art for children and youth.
Doctoral (PhD) Candidate, Center for Company Law, Department of Business Law [Tilburg Law School] and European Banking Center [Tilburg School of Economics and Management], Tilburg University. (part-time).
MSc (Finance), Track: Financial Markets and Regulation, Duisenberg School of Finance, Amsterdam, 2010 (part-time).
MSc (Master in International Finance), Track: Corporate Governance, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam Business School, 2010 (part-time).
MBA (Global Management), University of Washington (Michael G. Foster School of Business), Seattle / ASEBUSS, 2003.
MBA, Kennesaw State University (Michael J. Coles College of Business) / ASEBUSS, 2003 (executive).
MA, European Law and Economic Integration, University of A. Mickiewicz, Poznan, 2001 (full-time).
Certificate in Financial Accounting (postmaster advanced studies). Certificate No.: 16670 Wroclaw University of Economics, Faculty of Finance, Management and Informatics, 2008.
Certificate in Arbitration and Mediation awarded by the National Court of Arbitration, Warsaw, Poland, 2012.
Research Fellow (2011 - current). Sector: higher education, academe. Organization: Tilburg University. Affiliated with Tilburg Law School, Center for Company Law, Department of Business Law. Affiliated with the European Banking Center,Tilburg School of Economics and Management. Editor, Member of Editorial Board at the Tilburg Law Review. Before joining the Department of Business Law and the European Banking Center, Tilburg University, Edyta has practiced law as corporate counsel providing legal assistance and advice to companies involved in cross-border commercial activities. She has affinity with law practice in several European jurisdictions.
Senior Corporate Counsel (2007-2011). Sector: telecommunication and media. Practice areas: corporate governance in privately held companies (acting as shareholders' representative), mergers and acquisitions, business transactions, commercial contracts, company law. Organization: associated with Comsys Holding BV, Rotterdam/Soesterberg. Jurisdiction: Netherlands.
Legal Counsel (2003-2007). Sector: telecommunication and media. Practice areas: mergers and acquisitions, business transactions, foreign direct investments, technology outsourcing and licensing, contract disputes. Organization: associated with Comsys Deutschland GmBH, Düsseldorf, Jurisdiction: Germany.
Corporate Lawyer (2001-2003). Sector: Off-shore contracting industry: maritime installations. Practice areas: maritime and off-shore contracting, commercial contracts, design and project engineering agreements, corporate law. Organization: associated with Mares and Associates Law Firm, Bucharest/Galati, Jurisdiction: Romania.
Legal Manager (1997-2001). Sector: Polymer processing industry. Practice areas: commercial contracts, business transactions, company law. Organization: associated with Cerpol Plastics, Jurisdiction: Poland.
Current Research Projects:
- Assessment procedures for performance of board of directors in the financial services industry.
- Corporate governance in financial institutions.
- European Corporate Governance Institute:
- International Law Association & Konninklijke Nederlandse Vereniging voor Internationaal Recht:
- European Law Institute