Szymon Mercik has been working in the banking industry for over 22 years, gaining experience in the areas of Treasury, Risk Management, and Technology. As a senior executive, he was responsible for many strategic programs in the areas of Liquidity Management, Risk Management, Customer Relationship, Technology, and the Bank mergers, always with a strong reference to the Business. With scientific education and a PhD in physics, Szymon was also a lecturer at the Wroclaw University of Technology and the University of Wroclaw for over 10 years.

He was one of the leaders of the agile transformation in Santander Poland. He currently heads the Santander Agile Center of Excellence and Software Engineering with responsibility for transformation across all Group Entities around the world.