Trainers – EY Academy of Business


Our trainers are primarily business practitioners. In our company, however, you do not become a trainer right away. Each candidate must first undergo very intensive training. Until he completes it, he does not teach. Such training can last even up to 6 months.

Marinos Athanassiou

Marinos is the founder of the EY Academy of Business and has been a trainer since 1994.

Rafał Wojciech Bernatek

Rafał has been working with EY Academy of Business since 2013.

Brian Connolly

Brian has been providing ACCA exam preparation training courses since 1996. He is also the author of many training programmes, including a 12-day programme on IFRS. Since 2001, he has been a trainer of courses on US GAAP.

Maciej Kocon

Maciej is a graduate of Warsaw School of Economics (M.A. in Finance and Banking) and Aarhus School of Business, Denmark (M.Sc. in Finance and International Business).

Joana Matos

Joana is a trainer and consultant in the field of negotiation and conflict management.

Milena Olszewska-Miszuris

Milena started working with EY Academy of Business in 2018.

Witold Rychłowski

Since 2004, Witold has delivered over 100 training projects in negotiation, leadership and managerial skills.

Prof. Dr Remigiusz Smoliński

Dr Smoliński is an experienced negotiation scholar and instructor. He has trained thousands of students and executives.

Bartosz Stawski

A specialist in Thinking Tools in management, a practitioner of Theory of Constraints (TOC) and Systematic Inventive Thinking methodology, trainer at EY Academy of Business