Roksana Ciurysek-Gedir is a banker and an artist. From January 2018 she was appointed as Vice President of the Management Board of Bank Peako S.A. She is resonsible for Private Banking, Marketing and International Expansion. Before she worked at Credit Suisse as the Head of UK Team for Ultra High Net-Worth clients from Emerging Europe. She spent over 14 years working for Edmond de Rothschild, Merrill Lynch, JPMorgan and EBRD in private banking, project finance, and treasury. She is a CFA Charterholder and holds Masters in Science in Management and Economics from Technical University of Gdansk, Poland. She also completed various leadership programmes at Harvard and Stanford Universities. She is an artist-in-residence for Faberge. Her media is photography printed on aluminium and studded with ethically sourced diamonds, sapphires and emeralds. Her art has been exhibited internationally and auctioned at major auction houses. She is fascinated by incorporating science and technology into her art. She is also a Founder Member of Polish City Club www.polishcityclub.com – non-profit organisation, and also of City Clubs Alliance – association of Central and Eastern European Clubs. Roksana is also a producer of critically acclaimed short movie “Battle for Britain” https://itunes.apple.com/gb/movie/battle-for-britain/id575281430 starring Julian Glover (Indiana Jones, Star Wars, Troy) which highlights the role of Polish pilots in the Battle of Britain . She is a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum 2014 and was awarded prestigious Newsweek Polska award for her efforts in deepening British-Polish relations. Roksana lives in London with her husband and 2 children.