Janusz Bialek




Citizen of the Republic of Poland and the United Kingdom


First elected as a member of KEGOC Board of Directors on 30 April 2015 (Minutes of the General Meeting of Shareholders of KEGOC No. 1). 

Elected as a member of KEGOC Board of Directors by the Decision of the General Meeting of KEGOC Shareholders (Minutes No. 8) on 27 April 2018.

Not an affiliated person.

Was born on January 17, 1955

A citizen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and the Republic of Poland.  Married, has a two children.


1977 - 1980         PhD degree in Engineering

Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

1973 - 1977          MEng degree in Electrical Engineering

Warsaw University of Technology, Poland 


2014 - to the present Director of the Skoltech Center for Energy Systems, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology

2009- 2013Chair of Electrical Power and Control, Director for research work at the School of Engineering and Computing Sciences, Durham University, UK

June 2012 - December 2012Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC), UK Government

2003- 2009Bert Whittington Chair of Electrical Engineering, Director of master's programmes for green energy systems, the University of Edinburgh, UK.

1989 - 2002

1999 - 2002

1989- 1999Durham University, UK

Senior Lecturer, Researcher

Lecturer, Researcher

1981- 1989Lecturer, Electrical Engineering, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

1980- 1981Researcher, Computer Centre for Energy Systems, Warsaw, Poland



Polish - native

English - fluent

Russian - spoken

Married, with two children 

Membership in organisations;

- Co-Chair of the IEEE SmartGridComm, which will be held in autumn 2015, in Miami, USA

- 2009-2014 -Member of the Management Committee, Durham Energy Institute

- 2014 - Technical Chair of Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems (PMAPS), Durham

- Since 2011 - Member of the Council, Power System Computation Conference

- Since 2007 - Member of the Dispute Resolution Panel for the Single Electricity Market Operator, Ireland

- 2007-2011 - Member of Advisory Board of Electricity Policy Research Group, Cambridge University

- Member of the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC)

- Member of the Editorial Board of Przeglad Elektrotechniczny  journal (main journal for electrical power industry in Poland)


2 books, 2 chapters in books, 8 published industry reports and about 150 research papers.