Krzysztof Wierzchowski has been with Franklin Templeton since 2012. He is currently site head for Franklin Templeton Center of Excellence in Poznan and director of global trade services. Krzysztof oversees and coordinates efforts of the local senior management team, as well as Franklin Templeton’s derivatives and foreign exchange trade operations, collateral management, and regulatory reporting. Prior to this as a senior manager in Business Excellence Team (Internal Management Consultant Group) Krzysztof was responsible for projects aiming at the reinvention of Franklin Templeton’s products distribution in Europe. He has also been involved in the number of initiatives in the area of business strategy and operations in Franklin Templeton Services group. Krzysztof Wierzchowski has a broad knowledge of the financial industry from back to front office and gained experience working in multinational environment based out of the UK, Malta, and Poland. He has gathered knowledge in both insurance (working for Legal & General) and banking sector (during the tenure in HSBC), as well as assets management (holding various roles in Franklin Templeton).