Position: CEO & Director
Mr. Smulewicz has been the acting CEO of Carbon Friendly Solutions Inc. since June 2011. He operated as Vice President of Carbon Friendly Solutions Inc. from 2008 until his appointment as CEO; he is also a director of the Company since 2008. Mr. Smulewicz has served on the Board of several European private companies in consulting, IT and construction industries; especially during the start-up phase or restructuring processes. From 2006 until 2009, he led a successful remedial process, completing the financing of over 50 million PLN for a European private company. In 2001, he founded BDSG Grupa Finansowa Sp. z o. o., where he acted as CEO and Director until 2008. In 1998, he co-founded Internetowy Instytut Infomacji 3i Sp. z o. o. where he acted as CEO and Director until 2001. Mr. Smulewicz was an advisor to Vice Marshal of Presidium of The Sejm of The Republic of Poland (Polish Parliament) in 1998 and received his license as a broker of Warsaw Exchange (WGT S.A.), Poland in 1995. He has a M.Sc. in Agriculture & Business Administration from the Warsaw University of Life Science (SGGW) in Warsaw, Poland.
Position: President & Director
Mr. Lis is a co-founder, President & Director of Carbon Friendly Solutions since its inception in 2006. From 2000 until 2006, he was President, CEO & Director of Stream Communications Network & Media Inc., a cable company where he was directly responsible for taking the company from start up to 60,000 subscribers and personally raised over 37 million USD for the company. From 1993 until 2000, Mr. Lis acted as President, CEO & Director of Trooper Technologies Inc., an environmental company focused on waste management in Central Europe. In 1988 he founded International UNP Holdings Ltd., a Toronto Stock Exchange Investment Company used to acquire and finance privatized Polish state enterprises. Mr. Lis studied Business Administration and Securities at the Simon Fraser University.
|William P.C. Hudson|
Position: Independent Director
Mr. Hudson has been an Independent Director of Carbon Friendly Solutions Inc. since 2010. In 1992, he founded The Domus Group, a private holding company that invests in and develops real estate properties in South Texas including a 1,000-acre Master Planned Community with 2,600 households and over $300 million of tax base created to date. Mr. Hudson was also co-founded, in 1989, International UNP Holdings Ltd. Mr. Hudson was a key team leader in the acquisition of control of the public shell corporation, designing the business plan, assembling a first-rate board and competent management team and raising the initial $20 million in investment capital. In 1979, he co-founded Hudson & Hudson Partners, a Texas general partnership that managed real estate, mineral exploration & production and securities investments. Mr. Hudson worked as a Geologist with the Continental Oil Company from 1975 to 1980. He was also a director of First Valley Bank Group, Inc. a $450 million bank with branches in the Rio Grande Valley of Texas from 1968 to 1997, and was crucial in growing the bank 10-fold while retaining strong earnings.
Position: Independent Director
Mr. Hume has been an Independent Director of Carbon Friendly Solutions Inc. since 2010. In 1969, he joined the World Bank as an economist. His career at the World Bank included macroeconomic work, project assignments, and management positions from Division Chief, Assistant Director of Energy Department, Resident Representative and Country Director in Poland. Since 1994, Mr. Hume has worked on a range of private energy ventures in electric power and coal industries including: technical advisor to EUROGAZ Gas Pipeline from 1995 to 1996, coordinator of a consortium for an LNG Feasibility Study in Poland in 2007, formed an independent evaluation group and quality assurance group for the World Bank between 2005 and 2010, and acting as a local US Partner for C2E, a coal to liquids technology company in Hong Kong and the USA since 2009.