SCHAEFFLER VICE–PRESIDENT - TALENTS Anna is a Shared Services Executive Director with over 20-year experience in BPO/SSC industry. In the years of 2002-2008 Anna ran her own outsourcing firm providing finance, accounting, tax and administrative services for small and mid-size companies. Between 2009 and 2013 Anna worked as the Manager in the Business Process Outsourcing department of Itella Information delivering F&A and IT solutions for European customers; she was also responsible for the business development in Europe. In 2013 Anna started her experience in Shared Services sector and since then successfully established start-ups in Poland for American and European corporations. Since 2018 Anna has been the Managing Director and the Board Member in Schaeffler group responsible for the Global Services Europe with its location in Wroclaw, Poland. In parallel, Anna contributed to the Mentoring Program of EY, Foundation “Pomiędzy”, Kongres Kobiet organization, being a member of the Advisory Board, and implemented the first edition of Mentoring Walk in Wroclaw by Vital Voices Chapter Poland. As a recognized industry expert, Anna has published several business services articles and given speeches at multiple BPO/SSC conferences in Barcelona, Budapest, Poznan and Warsaw.