Anna Kowalczyk is a head of regional communications in the Open Society Foundations and she is leading the organization’s communications activities in Europe and Central Asia. Prior to joining OSF, Anna was based in Brussels where she was in charge of the World Bank’s communication in the EU member states. Before, she was a spokesperson for the World Bank for Poland and the Baltic countries.
Anna has over 13 years of professional experience in strategic communications, media and stakeholder relation management and crisis communications. She has worked on a number of cross-regional projects and campaigns for various corporations and communications consultancies, such as Havvas Group and Hill&Knowlton.
Anna holds a master’s degree in finance from Faculty of Management at the Warsaw University. In her spare time, she indulges her passions for tango dancing, opera and photography