Jan belongs to the owners family of Solaris Bus & Coach, one of the leading players in the European bus industry. He worked and studied in Germany, Poland, France, Italy, Japan, Canada and Australia. Jan holds an MBA from SDA Bocconi and a BA in International Business. In 2011 he was awarded the second place at the Chief Innovation Officer contest of Forbes Magazine for the development and introduction of an IT system at Solaris Bus & Coach. He is also a member of the Family Business Network and an international speaker at various family business events such as the EY Family Business Summit and the Business Families Foundation Think Tank.
Graduated from the Health Care Management Department of the Hamburger Fern-Hochschule. She finished her MBA studies at the same institution and wrote her master thesis about Owners Place. Before joining Owners Place she worked several years for the family business Solaris Bus & Coach in Poland. She also founded a fresh food restaurant in Berlin, together with Jan Olszewski.