Current Report No.: 34/2021

Changes to the composition of the Supervisory Board of CIECH S.A.

Current Report No.: 34/2021

Date of preparation: 26.10.2021

Abbreviated name of the Issuer: CIECH S.A.

Subject: Changes to the composition of the Supervisory Board of CIECH S.A.

Legal basis: Art. 56 section 1 point 2 of the Act on Offering – current and periodic information


Text of the Report:

The Management Board of CIECH S.A. (the “Company”), herewith informs that on 26 October 2021, the Extraordinary Meeting of the Company appointed Mrs. Natalia Scherbakoff as a new member of the Supervisory Board of the Company.

Mrs. Natalia Scherbakoff is a Senior Executive with a demonstrated history of working in the chemical, automotive, and composites industry. As Global Technology and Innovation Director at Trinseo (Switzerland), she is responsible for Research, Development, and Innovation Sustainability. She supports key corporate growth initiatives such as M&A. She is also a Board Member (Non-Executive) of Clayens NP and a Member of Forbes Technology Council.

Mrs. Natalia Scherbakoff holds Ph.D. and M.Sc. degrees in Macromolecular Science from Case Western Reserve University (USA), Chemical Engineer title from Mauá Engineering University (Brazil) and MBA diploma from Getulio Vargas Foundation (Brazil).

Detailed professional experience of Mrs. Natalia Scherbakoff: 

Since 2019 – Clayens NP, France - Non-Executive Board Director;

Since 2018 –Trinseo, Switzerland - Global Technology and Innovation Director;

2015 – 2018 Plastic Omnium, France - Vice President, Research, Innovation and Product Line;

2013 – 2015 Owens Corning, France - General Manager, Specialty Composites Business Unit;

2012 – 2013 Owens Corning, France - Business Global Director, Structural Composites;

2011 – 2012 Owens Corning, France - Innovation Global Director, Composite Solutions;

2010 – 2011 Owens Corning, France - Innovation Director, Europe and Asia Pacific;

2004 – 2010 Rhodia, Solvay Group, France - Polyamide and Engineering Plastics R&D Director;

2003 – 2004 Rhodia, France - Technical Fibres R&D Global Director;

2000 – 2003 Rhodia, France - Polymer and Process Research Manager;

1999 – 2000 Rhodia, Brazil - Engineering Plastics R&D Manager;

1997 – 1999 Rhodia, Brazil - Polymer and Process R&D and Quality Control Laboratory Manager;

1993 – 1997 Polytechnic University of Sao Paulo; Brazil - Invited Professor;

1987 – 1997 Rhodia, Brazil - Engineer and R&D roles.

Mrs. Natalia Scherbakoff is not a partner in any competitive civil or general partnership and shareholder of any competitive capital company, nor an officer of any other competitive company or competitive legal entity. Mrs. Natalia Scherbakoff does not conduct any other activity externally, remaining competitive to the Company’s business. 

Mrs. Natalia Scherbakoff has not been entered in the Register of Insolvent Debtors maintained pursuant to the Act on the National Court Register.

According to the submitted declaration, Mrs. Natalia Scherbakoff meets the criteria of independence within the meaning of the Act of 11 May 2017 on Statutory Auditors, Audit Firms and Public Oversight, and within the meaning of Annex II to the European Commission Recommendation 2005/162/EC of 15 February 2005 on the role of non-executive or supervisory directors of listed companies and on the committees of the (supervisory) board, as well as the criteria described in the Code of Best Practice for WSE Listed Companies 2021.

Legal basis: § 5 pt. 5) of the Regulation of the Minister of Minister of Finance of 29 March 2018 on current and periodic information provided by issuers of securities and conditions for recognizing as equivalent information required by the laws of a non-member state.

Signatures of the representatives of the Company:

Dawid Jakubowicz – President of the Management Board

Jarosław Romanowski – Member of the Management Board

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