Professor Łukasz Sułkowski

President of the Management Board, PCG Academia 
President of the Management Board, PCG Polska 

Łukasz Sułkowski is the President of the Management Board of PCG Academia and Public Consulting Group Polska. He holds a professor degree in economics and a doctoral degree in humanities and specializes in issues related to university management. He is the head of the Department of Higher Education Institution Management at the Jagiellonian University as well as a profesor at Clark University and at the University of Social Sciences. Since 2008, he has been the editor-in-chief of the "Journal of Intercultural Management" quarterly. He authored or co-authored 300 works, including 12 monographies, published by prestigious publishing houses (Springer, Lexington, Lang, PWN, PWE). He implemented 14 research grants from the European Union, the National Science Centre and the Ministry of Science and Social Education, he is currently the head of the project ”University of the Future” (”Dialog”). He is a member of international organizations and associations: American Academy of Management (AAofM - USA), International Family Enterprises Research Association (IFERA), Reseau Pays du Groupe de Vysegrad (PGV, Steering Committee – France) and the European Academy of Management (EURAM). He has many years’ managerial experience working in corporations (Nestle, Fazer) and in consulting (FPL Consultant) as well as being a member of supervisory and advisory boards (BCC).

 

Łukasz Nowak

Vicepresident of the Management Board, PCG Academia
Director of Customer Success

Łukasz Nowak has almost 10 years’ experience in project management in the public sector. He has worked at the Public Consulting Group since 2008. From 2008 to 2010 he followed a two-year managerial programme at the PCG headquarters in Boston. He coordinated and participated in a number of consulting, training and IT projects, implemented at the request of local government and education sector institutions, both in Poland and in the USA. He initiated institutional cooperation with the company Partners in Progress, as well as its acquisition. He coordinates and develops the cooperation between PCG Academia and its commercial and strategic partners. He studied Business Communication at Clark University near Boston, IT Management at the Warsaw School of Economics, Education Management at the University of Lodz and English Philology at the Academy of Social Sciences. He holds a number of certificates, including Project Management Professional (PMP) and Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) awarded by the international Project Management Institute. He is an active member of the Warsaw branches of PMI and ISACA.

 

Grant Blair

Management Board Member
Practice Area Director/ Education, Public Consulting Group Inc.

Grant Blair directs PCG's education consulting services for the firm. In the last ten years, he has worked with hundreds of school districts across the nation on information technology, data, operations, and financial initiatives. Mr. Blair was PCG's project director for numerous large-scale information technology implementations with school districts, including the School District of Philadelphia; the School Board of Broward County Florida;, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools; and Minneapolis Public Schools. He also oversaw the start-up of PCG's implementation of a state-wide student information system and PCG's EasyIEP™ special education management system in Tennessee. Grant holds a BA from Harvard University and an MBA from University of North Carolina.