President of the Board
Michal Senczuk is President of the Board of Studenac market, Croatia’s largest retailer by number of stores. Michal joined the company in 2018 after it was acquired by the private-equity fund Enterprise Investors, and has overseen a programme of further acquisitions and organic expansion that has more than doubled the size of the network in the past four years reaching 750 outlets. As they integrate the acquisitions, Michal and his team are also transforming the company and its stores to introduce world-class retail solutions, bringing in new tools, processes, projects and offers for customers, along with a drive to go digital. Before taking the reins at Studenac, Michal spent more than 20 years in the retail industry in his native Poland, working for top retailers such as Biedronka (the country’s biggest discounter, part of Jeronimo Martins group), Zabka (the largest convenience retailer) and POLOmarket (Poland’s No. 1 supermarket chain). He holds an executive MBA from Harvard Business School Publishing and the Canadian International Management Institute, and completed a general management programme at INSEAD.