Tomasz Cichowicz

General Partner in Luma Ventures


General Partner in Luma Investment S.A. fund Responsible for Venture Capital technological investments in segments such as Fintech, Blockchain, Industry 4.0, and Digital Transformation.

Expert in terms of creation, management and innovation commercialisation, as well as business strategic planning. He gained his over decade long experience by building his own enterprises starting from ITO branch company, which specialised in development of solutions dedicated to business sector in Poland and Great Britain to a start-up in the software market for an incremental print – After selling the last undertaking to an American strategic investor Tomasz joined to the Luma fund to create and manage its VC section. Luma Ventures is for Tomasz, as he says, his next start-up.

Tomasz is the Computer Studies graduate of the Łódź University of Technology and the graduate of Coventry University in Great Britain. He spent 3 years in the country of Queen Elizabeth developing at the same time the British branch of his first business. Apart from that he graduated the Executive MBA two-year programme at ESMT in Berlin, one of the leading business schools according to the Financial Times and the Economist rankings, where he received a scholarship from the opinion-forming German journal – Tagesspiegel.

The proponent of strategies based on sustainable development. He deeply believes it is time to build a real alternative for Silicon Valley in CEE region using its competitive advantages such as human capital, entrepreneurship and financial effectiveness. In his investments he puts emphasis on non-financial support for enterprises and increasing probability for success.