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.