About us

Board and the team

 

Jacek Gnich

President of the Management Board

A manager with over 20 years of experience as CFO and Board Member, and a financial expert by education. He has experience in managing production, service and technological businesses from the medical industry. He was responsible for projects worth more than 50 million PLN and has a proven track record in obtaining financing, both on the capital market and from EU funds. As CEO he managed commercialisation of innovative solutions in Europe and the United States, including marketing of a unique Polish product, patented in nearly 100 countries. His professional focus consists of the strategic, financial and operational management, and his motto is: “Let it happen if it can be done, make it happen if it can’t”.

Patrycja Wizińska–Socha, MD PhD

Board Member

Pioneer in the creation and commercialisation of telemedical solutions in perinatal care. Originator and co-author of the Pregnabit® system. Widely appreciated professional in the field of science and business. Holder of the honorary titles awarded by the MIT Technology Review: “Innovators Under 35 in Poland” and “Innovator of the Year 2016”. One of the 100 innovation leaders from the CEE region in the program: “New Europe 100”. “Businesswoman of the Year 2016” in the “Woman in New Technologies” category. Her profession is also her great passion. She enthusiastically approaches challenges, and loves teamwork. Pharmaceutical biologist by education. Graduate of Wrocław University of Science and Technology. Out of sheer heartfelt need, she earned a PhD degree at Wrocław Medical University.

Anna Skotny, MD PhD

Nestmedic S.A. Co-founder and Stockholder

She was responsible for the processes crucial for the Pregnabit® brand: design, execution and preparation for implementation on the market. She supervised the quality management process in accordance with the international standard for medical devices EN ISO 13485 and cared to take full use of its advantages. She was passionately involved in research on the development of technological solutions for pregnant women. Her aim was to ensure that all tests, not only clinical but also post-marketing, were carried out to the highest standards: always in accordance with test protocols, ICH / GCP regulations and FDA regulations. She always tried to make the Pregnabit® system a sense of security and comfort, both from the point of view of the healthcare worker and the patient. She claims that the highest value is the trust that the users place in the product.

Sławomir Bartoszcze

Director of International Expansion

In our team he is responsible for the development on foreign markets. He has many years of experience in building business and sales on international markets, including the health care sector. A real enthusiast in action, a leader in project and organization management. He gained and strengthened his professional expertise at CompuGroup Medical Polska, GlaxoSmithKline and Pliva Kraków. An economist and marketer by education. He holds the title of Executive Master of Business and Administration (EMBA) from the Business School of Warsaw University of Technology. In addition, he graduated from such universities as the University of Warsaw, Universidade Portucalense Infante Dom Henrique and the Lublin University of Technology. Privately, a lover of active forms of leisure and good music.

Maciej Stachowiak

Director for Technology and Development

He is responsible for the product’s technological development as well as the market monitoring and planning. In his view, all Nestmedic’s activities must always be patient-oriented. He is an entrepreneur, an investor as well as an experienced team leader. He has been managing businesses and projects in the sectors of medicine, biotechnology and pharmacy for more than 15 years. He is a software engineer by profession. A fan of Elon Musk, Tesla and Space X. He loves diving, American football and car racing.

Ewelina Świderek

PhD – Medical and Scientific Affairs Directort

She is responsible for medical and scientific aspects of the product development process, for planning and managing research, including clinical trials, and for communication with the medical community. She gained experience in combining her business and academic expertise while working for Hasco-Lek S.A. She has been involved in biomedical projects for more than a decade now. She graduated in biotechnology at the University of Silesia in Katowice. Then she defended her doctoral thesis in the field of cancer biology at the Institute of Immunology and Experimental Therapy of the Polish Academy of Sciences (PAN) in Wrocław. In her free time she conducts experiments to prove that one can fly on a bike.

Robert Woytoń, MD PhD

Medical Director and President of Medical Telemonitoring Center

He has been working on developing the Pregnabit® brand from the very beginning. He is a physician specializing in obstetrics and gynecology. He works in the II Department and Clinic of Gynecology and Obstetrics at the University Clinical Hospital in Wroclaw. He is the author of numerous scientific papers, lectures, scientific presentations in the field of gynecology and obstetrics, including a chapter in a textbook for doctors and students. He studied and practiced in Wrocław and Ruhr-Universität Bochum in Germany. He is particularly involved in prenatal diagnostics and endoscopic gynecological treatment. He strongly believes that mobile technologies provide excellent support for doctors and patients. A fan of extreme sports.