Polish Enterprise Fund IV
Enterprise Investors is the largest and most experienced private equity firm in Poland and Central and Eastern Europe. An outgrowth of the Polish-American Enterprise Fund established in 1990, EI has managed over $700 million of committed capital in a series of Polish-centric private equity funds. The organization is led by Robert Faris (formerly a senior partner of Alan Patricof & Co.); John Birkelund (formerly Chairman & CEO of Dillon Read) and is a unique blend of Polish and Western talent. Managing Partner Jacek Siwicki (formerly Polish Deputy Minister of Privatization) is based in Warsaw along with 35 of the nearly 40-person EI staff of professionals.