Armin Teske - statutory auditor, graduate of the Catholic University of Lublin, Warsaw School of Economics, University of Heidelberg and Institut Français de Gestion. He started working in finance and accounting in 1994 at the Warsaw Stock Exchange S.A. and the National Depository for Securities S.A. Subsequently he was the financial controller of “real,-“ supermarket chain. He gained the skills of an auditor working at Coopers & Lybrand (PriceWaterhouseCoopers) and at Strategia Horwath Sp. z o.o.
From 1999, he was the financial director/board member at Kawneer Polska Sp. z o.o. (Alcoa Group) and SEGI AT Sp. z o.o. In the years 2008–2010 he was a member of the Supervisory Board and the chairman of the Audit Committee in Zakłady Azotowe Tarnów S.A.
As part of his business activity since 2006, he has kept accounting books and served as financial director/adviser to numerous clients (companies, foundations and associations). He likes to analyse and deal with legal and financial aspects of unusual transactions and adjust accounting policy to the client's specificity.
He also likes to teach others - he has conducted training as part of the Training Center of the Accounting Development Foundation - mainly in the areas of consolidation of financial statements, cash flow statement and revenue disclosure of long-term contracts.
He is fluent in English and German, he speaks also some Dutch.
Armin’s translations of the texts of over 200 cantatas were published as part of a book by Alfred Dürr in 2004.
His hobby is - or rather, because of the lack of time, was - sea sailing. He is interested in the history of religion. In the evenings, he plays a bit piano, listens to classical music, sometimes he also composes his own
Joanna Teske, certified auditor, graduate of the University of Economics in Katowice and the University of Trier. She started working in finance in 1998 as an accountant in Huta Zawiercie (Impexmetal Group). She gained the auditor's experience working in PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in 1999-2003, taking part in auditing financial statements according to Polish and IFRS standards, internal controls testing and due diligence projects for numerous companies from the wholesale and retail trade, to manufacturing, services and construction sectors. Then she was a financial controller at Bauma S.A. (currently Ulma S.A.), where she dealt with budgeting, group reporting and preparation of the prospectus for the needs of the Warsaw Stock Exchange. In the years 2005-2016 as deputy financial director at OGP Gaz-System S.A. she was responsible for the organization and functioning of controlling (including SAP implementation in this area) as well as liquidity management.
Working a freelance consultant since 2016 she joined T&T in 2018.
Professionally, the most satisfactory for her are projects regarding: optimization of financial and accounting processes, implementation of IT systems for the needs of accounting and finance, planning and budgeting as well as management accounting (group reporting).
She likes taking care of the garden and doing sports. Medicine is another of her hobbies. Sometimes she even regrets that she didn't become a doctor...