High Values

We help business, finance and policy professionals better evaluate assets and report on sustainability performance.

Our sustainable finance services enhance ESG and impact investing, impact ventures and corporate strategy.

  • ESG insights & integration

    ESG Insights & Integration

    We assist you in

    • Company ESG risk & performance reports
    • ESG peer, sectoral, country, regional briefs
    • ESG indices/ratings selection and interpretation
    • ESG integration into investment strategies
    • Training in ESG insights & integration >>

    Advantages

    • ESG-related risks reduced
    • ESG opportunities identified
    • Risk-adjusted returns improved
    • Internal ESG management supported
    • EU policies mainstreamed
    • For whom
    • Asset Managers
    • Investors
    • Insurance Providers
    • Sustainability Leaders
    • Policy Makers

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  • IMPACT assessment & strategy

    Impact Assessment & Strategy

    We assist you in

    Advantages

    • Impact investment opportunities identified
    • Risk-adjusted returns improved
    • Impact venture identity enhanced
    • Impact programs enhanced
    • EU policies mainstreamed
    • For whom
    • Asset Managers
    • Investors
    • New Venture/Start-Ups
    • Foundations
    • Policy Makers

    BROCHURE

  • SUSTAINABILITY engagement & reporting

    Sustainability Engagement & Reporting

    We assist you in

    Advantages

    • Sustainability/ESG performance improved
    • Corporate sustainability identity enhanced
    • Corporate transparency enhanced
    • Corporate reputation enhanced
    • For whom
    • Asset Managers
    • Investors
    • Sustainability Leaders
    • Compliance Officers
    • Policy Makers

    BROCHURE

ESG Insights & Integration

We assist you in

  •   Company ESG risk & performance reports
  •   ESG peer, sectoral, country, regional briefs
  •   ESG indices/ratings selection and interpretation
  •   ESG integration into investment strategies
  •   Training in ESG insights & integration >>

Advantages

  •   ESG-related risks reduced
  •   ESG opportunities identified
  •   Risk-adjusted returns improved
  •   Internal ESG management supported
  •   EU policies mainstreamed
  • For whom
  • Asset Managers
  • Investors
  • Insurance Providers
  • Sustainability Leaders
  • Policy Makers

BROCHURE

Impact Assessment & Strategy

We assist you in

Advantages

  •   Impact investment opportunities identified
  •   Risk-adjusted returns improved
  •   Impact venture identity enhanced
  •   Impact programs enhanced
  •   EU policies mainstreamed
  • For whom
  • Asset Managers
  • Investors
  • New Venture/Start-Ups
  • Foundations
  • Policy Makers

BROCHURE

Sustainability Engagement & Reporting

We assist you in

Advantages

  •   Sustainability/ESG performance improved
  •   Corporate sustainability identity enhanced
  •   Corporate transparency enhanced
  •   Corporate reputation enhanced
  • For whom
  • Asset Managers
  • Investors
  • Sustainability Leaders
  • Compliance Officers
  • Policy Makers

BROCHURE

team

TEAM

We have extensive international experience and top world credentials. Thanks to our multi-disciplinary expertise in finance, sustainability management, ESG integration and data analysis, corporate engagement, impact strategy, and high-level EU policy, we serve best to our Clients. Our Clients, in turn, take full advantage of ESG insights and sustainability disclosure. 

 
  • KATARZYNA WILK, PhD Managing Director

    KATARZYNA WILK, PhD

    Managing Director

    Katarzyna holds a PhD in Sociology from Yale University, Environmental Policy & Sustainable Development certificate from Harvard, and MA in Economics from Warsaw School of Economics. She also completed the Swedish Institute Management Program in Sustainability Leadership in Stockholm.

    In 2013, Katarzyna founded High Values consultancy, specializing in sustainability and ESG services, and assisting corporations, institutions and investment funds. Prior to that, Katarzyna served as a policy adviser at Bureau of European Policy Advisers, where she advised the former President of the European Commission on social policies, pension systems, and public opinion. Katarzyna also was a collaborator of the Polish Academy of Sciences, with an expertise in cross-national inequalities, survey design, and advanced statistical analysis. She is an author of several business training programs and academic seminars. She taught at Yale, Ohio State University, and EOI in Madrid.

    Katarzyna’s additional skills include: Life Cycle Analysis, Social & Environmental Impacts Assessment, HCV Analysis, Hierarchical Modelling and time-series analysis. Her policy and academic publications embrace topics including: pension systems, social welfare, inequalities, political attitudes and behaviours, methodology and statistics.

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  • MAGDALENA KRZYSZTOFIK, MA Senior Consultant

    MAGDALENA KRZYSZTOFIK, MA

    Senior Consultant

    Magdalena holds a MA and BA in Finance from Wrocław University of Economics. She also studied at the ESCIP School of International Business in France, and completed the PRI-accredited Responsible Investment Essentials and SASB Fundamentals of Sustainability Accounting Credential.

    Magdalena has extensive international experience in ESG research and analysis, and active ownership. Previously, she served as a senior manager for the Danish engagement services provider. She was responsible, on behalf of investors, for engagements with the largest global climate change contributors, evaluating and reporting on their ESG performance. Magdalena also led the incident-driven engagements with large companies not complying with international standards and norms. Prior to that, she was an ESG researcher and analyst at Sustainalytics based in Frankfurt.

    In addition, Magdalena contributed to international projects, covering sustainability methodology and new products development. She also served as a CSR trainer and PR consultant.

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  • MICHAŁ BOJANOWSKI, PhD Data Scientist

    MICHAŁ BOJANOWSKI, PhD

    Data Scientist

    Michał received a PhD in Sociology from Utrecht University. He also completed the ICPSR Summer Program in statistical methods and sociology at the University of Michigan.

    Michał is currently an Assistant Professor at the Kozminski University, Department of Quantitative Methods & Information Technology, where he teaches classes on statistical analysis and econometrics. Prior to that, he was an Assistant Professor at the Interdisciplinary Centre for Mathematical and Computational Modelling, University of Warsaw. Michał was also a long-term collaborator of the Polish Academy of Sciences, with an expertise in cross-national income inequalities and comparative data analysis, including time-series.

    Michał’s publications embrace topics, including: income inequalities, mathematical modelling, advanced statistical methods, network analysis, and statistical programming with R and LaTeX.

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  • KACPER PAJĄK, CFA Advisor

    KACPER PAJĄK, CFA

    Advisor

    Kacper holds a MSc degree in International Business Administration from Vienna University, with specialisation in banking and investment analysis. He also studied at Cass Business School in London where he focused on investment management. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder and holds Applied Bank Management Certificate granted by the Vienna University postgraduate center.

    Kacper has extensive international experience in the investment banking sector. He worked for UniCredit and Erste Group within M&A teams in Vienna, London and Warsaw. He also served as a Vice President in a Leveraged & Acquisition Finance team covering CEE markets.

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  • ROBERT KOWALSKI, MBA Advisor

    ROBERT KOWALSKI, MBA

    Advisor

    Robert holds MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business, MA in International Policy from Stanford University, and BSc degree in Economics from London School of Economics.

    Robert has an extensive experience in start-up building and venture capital, including Silicon Valley-based OpenGov, VC Knife Capital, MegaSpace, Aegis Custody, GEn1E Lifesciences Inc, where he was responsible for impact strategy and business development.

    He also served as an advisor to the former President of Poland, and co-authored a policy proposal on supporting development of innovation and venture capital investments in Poland. In addition, he was an expert for the Polish National Development Bank (BGK), responsible for cooperation with the European Investment Funds, including venture capital funds.

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KATARZYNA WILK, PhD

Managing Director

Katarzyna holds a PhD in Sociology from Yale University, Environmental Policy & Sustainable Development certificate from Harvard, and MA in Economics from Warsaw School of Economics. She also completed the Swedish Institute Management Program in Sustainability Leadership in Stockholm.

In 2013, Katarzyna founded High Values consultancy, specializing in sustainability and ESG services, and assisting corporations, institutions and investment funds. Prior to that, Katarzyna served as a policy adviser at Bureau of European Policy Advisers, where she advised the former President of the European Commission on social policies, pension systems, and public opinion. Katarzyna also was a collaborator of the Polish Academy of Sciences, with an expertise in cross-national inequalities, survey design, and advanced statistical analysis. She is an author of several business training programs and academic seminars. She taught at Yale, Ohio State University, and EOI in Madrid.

Katarzyna’s additional skills include: Life Cycle Analysis, Social & Environmental Impacts Assessment, HCV Analysis, Hierarchical Modelling and time-series analysis. Her policy and academic publications embrace topics including: pension systems, social welfare, inequalities, political attitudes and behaviours, methodology and statistics.

 

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MAGDALENA KRZYSZTOFIK, MA

Senior Consultant

Magdalena holds a MA and BA in Finance from Wroclaw University of Economics. She also studied at the ESCIP School of International Business in France, and completed the PRI-accredited Responsible Investment Essentials and SASB Fundamentals of Sustainability Accounting Credential.

Magdalena has extensive international experience in ESG research and analysis, and active ownership. Previously, she served as a senior manager for the Danish engagement services provider. She was responsible, on behalf of investors, for engagements with the largest global climate change contributors, evaluating and reporting on their ESG performance. Magdalena also led the incident-driven engagements with large companies not complying with international standards and norms. Prior to that, she was an ESG researcher and analyst at Sustainalytics based in Frankfurt.

In addition, Magdalena contributed to international projects, covering sustainability methodology and new products development. She also served as a CSR trainer and PR consultant.

 

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MICHAŁ BOJANOWSKI, PhD

Data Scientist

Michał received a PhD in Sociology from Utrecht University. He also completed the ICPSR Summer Program in statistical methods and sociology at the University of Michigan.

Michał is currently an Assistant Professor at the Kozminski University, Department of Quantitative Methods & Information Technology, where he teaches classes on statistical analysis and econometrics. Prior to that, he was an Assistant Professor at the Interdisciplinary Centre for Mathematical and Computational Modelling, University of Warsaw. Michał was also a long-term collaborator of the Polish Academy of Sciences, with an expertise in cross-national income inequalities and comparative data analysis, including time-series.

Michał’s publications embrace topics, including: income inequalities, mathematical modelling, advanced statistical methods, network analysis, and statistical programming with R and LaTeX.

 

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KACPER PAJĄK, CFA

Advisor

Kacper holds a MSc in International Business Administration from Vienna University, with specialisation in banking and investment analysis. He also studied at Cass Business School in London where he focused on investment management. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder and holds Applied Bank Management Certificate granted by the Vienna University postgraduate center.

Kacper has extensive international experience in the investment banking sector. He worked for UniCredit and Erste Group within M&A teams in Vienna, London and Warsaw. He also served as a Vice President in a Leveraged & Acquisition Finance team covering CEE markets.

 

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ROBERT KOWALSKI, MBA

Advisor

Robert holds MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business, MA in International Policy from Stanford University, and BSc degree in Economics from London School of Economics.

Robert has an extensive experience in start-up building and venture capital, including Silicon Valley-based OpenGov, VC Knife Capital, MegaSpace, Aegis Custody, GEn1E Lifesciences Inc, where he was responsible for impact strategy and business development.

He also served as an advisor to the former President of Poland, and co-authored a policy proposal on supporting development of innovation and venture capital investments in Poland. In addition, he was an expert for the Polish National Development Bank (BGK), responsible for cooperation with the European Investment Funds, including venture capital funds.

 

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