About Grzegorz Konieczny
Grzegorz Konieczny is an executive vice president and the director of Eastern Europe/Russia Strategy for the Templeton Emerging Markets Group at Franklin Templeton Investments. Prior to joining Franklin Templeton in 1995, Konieczny was the director of Capital Market Transactions at Bank Gdanski, one of the largest financial institutions in Poland at the time. He entered the financial services industry in 1992. Konieczny holds a master's degree in economics and foreign trade from the University of Gdansk (Poland) and an investment advisor license from the Polish Securities and Exchange Commission. Konieczny speaks Polish, English and Russian.