Bartłomiej Nowak completed management courses at the Kozminski University in Warsaw and is a graduate of the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Warsaw. He also holds degrees of Master of Arts in Management and International Business from Bradford University and Master de Recherche from the European University Institute. Since 2009, he has held a degree of Doctor of Laws – European University Institute, and since 2013 – a Habilitated Doctor degree from the Institute of Legal Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences.
Bartłomiej Nowak specialises in energy law, business law, competition law and EU law. In 2007–2009, he worked for Directorate-General for Transport and Energy of the European Commission and as an adviser to the President of the Polish Energy Regulatory Office. In 2010–2014, he served as an adviser to the Kancelaria Domański Zakrzewski Palinka sp.k. law firm and member of the Supervisory Board of PTE WARTA S.A.
Since 2009, he has worked for the Leon Koźmiński University of Warsaw, initially as Assistant Professor and then Professor at the Law College, as well as Vice-Rector for Economic and Social Studies.
Bartłomiej Nowak is a member of the Scientific Boards of the Aviation Institute, Electron Technology Institute, and the National Centre for Nuclear Research.
Bartłomiej Nowak has submitted a statement to the effect that he meets the independence criteria stipulated under Art. 129 of the Polish Act on Statutory Auditors, Audit Firms, and Public Oversight dated May 11th 2017 and under Commission Recommendation 2005/162/EC of February 15th 2005.