The parent company of the Dino Capital Group is Dino Polska S.A. It is managed by a three-person Management Board, consisting of Szymon Piduch, CEO and President of the Management Board, Michał Krauze, Chief Financial Officer and member of the Management Board and Jakub Macuga, Chief Operating Officer and member of the Management Board.
Szymon Piduch and Michał Krauze have been with Dino Group since 2002, when Dino Group’s retail business comprised only about a dozen stores with a total area of approximately 5,000 m2 and Dino Group was still in the process of creating its first distribution centre. Jakub Macuga joined the Group at the beginning of 2011 when our network numbered 111 stores. Throughout the next few years the Dino Group morphed into a huge organisation, employing 16,500 people and running a chain of 977 stores, with a total area of 376 thousand square metres (as of the end of 2018).
Szymon Piduch has been involved in the development of the Dino store chain since 2002. Until 2010 he was responsible for the Group’s finances, holding a number of posts in that time, including Chief Financial Officer. In March 2010, he was elected President of the Management Board. In the Company, he is responsible for expansion, investments and shop operations.
He started his professional career in 1995. In 1995-2002 he held a number of management positions for companies from the food sector, responsible for such areas as marketing, controllling and finances.
Szymon Piduch is a graduate of the Management and Marketing Department of the Poznań University of Economics, when he majored in business management. He also completed postgraduate studies in accounting at the same university.
Michał Krauze has been involved with the Dino Group since 2002. In 2002-2007 he served as an accountant, in 2007-2011 as an independent accountant, and in 2011-2016 held the position of financial controller. Since May 2014 Michał Krauze has served as a member of the Management Board, and since July 2016 he has also served as Chief Financial Officer. In the Company, he is responsible for finances.
Michał Krauze is a graduate of the Wielkopolska Academy of Humanities and Economics in Jarocin, where he majored in economic administration.
Jakub Macuga joined the Dino Group in 2011. Initially as a specialist, and subsequently as the Corporate Treasurer, he has been responsible for the financing of the Dino Polska S.A. Group and the management of liquidity and insurance risk. He was an active participant in the process of devising the company’s growth plans and negotiating the largest procurement contracts. He also took part in the process of launching new products in the network. Since 2018, in his capacity as Director of Corporate Affairs and Group Treasurer, he also oversaw the operation of the Legal Department, the Management Board Office and the Cost Control Department. In January 2019 he took up the position of Director of Operations. In April 2019 he was appointed to be a Management Board member of Dino Polska S.A. In the Company, he manages Central Operations, Logistics and Cost Control.
He began his career in 2007 as a client advisor in Kredyt Bank S.A. Then, from 2009 to 2011 he served as a Business Client Banker in Alior Bank S.A.
Jakub Macuga is a graduate of the WSB University in Poznań in computer science and econometrics as well as finance and accounting with a specialization in management and corporate finance. In 2016-2018 he completed an Executive MBA at Alto University Executive Education in Helsinki.