Born in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The graduate of Gdańsk University of Technology, Shipbuilding Faculty in 1981. He started working at Det Norske Veritas AS in Norway in 1982. In 1985, he was transferred to DNV Rio de Janeiro as a ship inspector. Then, in 1989 he moved to the DNV facility in Dubai where he supervised repairs of large tankers in Dubai Drydocks. In 1992 he started work at DNV in Hamburg. Then, he moved to DNV Singapore. In 1998, he started working in Poland as a director of the DNV Office in Gdańsk. Currently: Member of the Polish Ship Managers Association. Member of the Board of the SHIPBUILDING FORUM (FORUM OKRĘTOWE).