Milena Pacia is an experienced professional with a hands-on approach to finance, who helps utilize advantages of the capital and debt market as well as supports M&A and VC transactions. She is a financial expert focused on cost and market drivers, building financial models and capital structures to maximize the value of the companies. She has a successful track record of managing financials of variety of companies, including large capital groups, family offices, stock exchange companies, SMEs and start-ups.
Before joining Nunatak Capital she was CFO at Luma Investment – the private equity family office operating in the steel industry, automotive, mining, and VC. Prior to Luma Investment, Milena was a director of the controlling and investors relations departments at a stock exchange company – PKP CARGO. She was participating in building a new model of investors` relations, designing a highly efficient reporting system, building financial models, budgeting, and optimizing staff performance.
Within almost 10 years of experience partnering with Luma Investment, PKP CARGO, PKP, and SMEs, she conducted numerous financial and business improvement projects in area of the margin management, budgeting, capital expenditures, debt financing, IFRS implementation, tax compliance, cash management, and working capital management.
She participated in the implementation of M&A projects and cooperated in several capital transactions such as IPO/ABB of PKP CARGO, sale of Polskie Koleje Linowe and the acquisition of AWT B.V. by PKP CARGO as well as VC’s transactions.
Milena holds a master‘s degree in finance and accounting from the Cracow University of Economics.