Szymon Andrzej Mercik

Global Head of CoE Agile & SW Engineering at Group Santander

Szymon Mercik has been working in the banking industry for over 20 years, getting experience in Treasury, Risk Management, and Technology. As a senior executive he was responsible for many strategic programs in Risk and in Technology, always with a strong reference to Business.
He was one of the leaders of agile transformation in Santander Poland. Currently he is leading the Center of Excellence of Agile and Software Engineering in Santander, being responsible for the transformation in all Entities of the Group. With his background in sciences and having PhD in Physics, Szymon was in parallel a lecturer in the Technical University of Wroclaw and in the Wroclaw University for more than 8 years.