Irena joined SYSTEMIQ in 2018 to lead the energy platform and focus on the energy transition away from fossil fuels. Irena is passionate about driving change in the energy sector by applying new disrupting technologies enabled by increasingly cheap renewable energy and digitalisation. At SYSTEMIQ, Irena focuses on both advisory and investing activities with the aim of pushing energy demand on a firm decarbonisation path in a cost-competitive market approach.
Prior to joining SYSTEMIQ, Irena was at Goldman Sachs for 12 years where she worked in gas&power origination covering European utilities, and before that she worked briefly at the United Nations.
Irena is an outdoors and sport enthusiast and likes to spend her free time exploring off the beaten track places with her family.