Tomek Bartnik

Partner, Strategy & Innovation at One Eleven (O11E)

Founder of One Eleven (strategy, innovation, design). Tomasz is responsible for the vision for the company’s development and participates in the processes of building strategies and developing innovations. Previously, he was Vice President and Chief Strategic Officer at Saatchi & Saatchi Group in Poland and participated in the endeavours of an international team that supervised EMEA strategy departments. Previously, he was also a Partner in a brand consulting company and co-created and managed teams in strategic agencies and strategy departments of advertising agencies.

He is also a multiple laureate and juror of Effie, and for the past three years has been a member of its Organising Committee. Tomek is a social projects contributor at the Polish Business Roundtable, member of the SAR Educational Board and the SSM SAR Programme. He gives lectures at MBS by Effie and SSM SAR, conducts training, workshops, and academic classes.

According to Tomek the only constant in his work is change. He has been working on marketing strategies and innovation for over 20 years, observing changing world with childlike curiosity. He had experienced the dynamic growth of the CEE and Polish market, it’s stabilisation, and the smooth transition to the present consumer and digital revolution. He considers progressiveness and open-mindedness as his fortes, as well as the ability to adapt quickly to circumstances, change methods or execute a radical conceptual pivot. He likes strong wind and big waves, not walks.