Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Michal Krupinski is Managing Director at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, responsible for activities in Central and Eastern Europe. In 2008-11, he served as Alternate Executive Director on the Boards of the World Bank Group (IBRD, IFC and MIGA), focusing on World Bank Group projects in Central and Eastern Europe and Central Asia, and issues related to the financial crisis, the G20, climate change and energy. In 2006-2007, Krupinski served as Deputy Minister of the State Treasury of Poland, leading the reform process of the electricity industry. At the age of 25, he was the youngest person in Poland's history nominated to a ministerial level position. Krupinski started his professional career working for the EU in Brussels. He is one of the co-founders of the Kosciuszko Institute, a leading CEE policy think tank. Krupinski received an MA in European Economy from the Catholic University of Louvain, an MSc in International Economics from the Warsaw School of Economics and an MBA from Columbia University.