Meet the Team

Freeport Metrics was founded in 2009 by Dan and Andrew, two senior IT software architects with big-consulting roots and years of experience in leading nimble interdisciplinary teams. We have expert in-house teams in the US and Poland that guide the development of your software with modern tools and proven agile methodologies.

Andrew Gauvin

Co-founder

andrew@freeportmetrics.com

Andrew has over 15 years experience managing the implementation of commercial and governmental Internet applications. Andrew started his career as a project manager and software engineer for Sapient Corporation in San Francisco on the conception and development of large Internet ventures. Over the last 10 years he has lead the IT strategy and development for many technology start-ups.

Daniel Piltch

Co-founder & President

dan@freeportmetrics.com

Dan has over 20 years of experience in management and technology consulting in large and small companies across many industries. His career began at Accenture (Andersen Consulting). With roots as a developer, he later moved into management roles, ultimately running the emerging technology sector at an internal think tank for the financial industry. Straddling the line between deep technical knowledge, and business skills, Dan thrives on helping clients find practical opportunities to make use of technology to further their strategic and tactical goals.

Meet the Freeport Metrics team…

Alicja Stachura

Project Manager

alicja@freeportmetrics.com

Alicja graduated from the Warsaw School of Social Sciences and Humanities. Before joining our team she lived in the Ukraine for 2 years where she worked with a market research startup. Her dream? Climb the Kilimanjaro.

Amelia Krysztofiak

UI/UX Designer

amelia@freeportmetrics.com

Amelia is passionate about solving hard issues with design methods and creativity. She couldn’t live without working and creating so in her spare time she runs an e-commerce Wellfitting site, practices yoga & plays ukulele.

Anna Gauvin

Operations Manager

ania@freeportmetrics.com

Ania has extensive business, market research and project management experience. She can crunch numbers and create sophisticated business cases as easily as write marketing or legal copy. At Freeport Metrics, she keeps things running smoothly. In her free time she enjoys running, dancing salsa and playing hockey with her 3 handsome sons 🙂

Anna Seredinskaya

QA Specialist

anna@freeportmetrics.com

Anna studied English Literature at Moscow State University and spent several years working in B2B customer service. Eventually, she ended up doing what she had always wanted to do: hunting for bugs and helping ensure excellent software quality. In her free time she enjoys painting with watercolors, studying European languages and playing computer games.

Artur Styś

Director of Software Development

artur@freeportmetrics.com

Besides 10 years of experience in programming, Artur is destined to be a Chief Party Officer who always keeps up good spirits. He graduated from the Warsaw University of Technology with a degree in Computer Science. He’s a former boy scout hoping to start his own band one day.

Elizabeth Smith

Associate Project Manager

elizabeth@freeportmetrics.com

Elizabeth earned her degree in communication from Boston University and has spent over a decade in the advertising and marketing industry, helping to manage projects and campaigns for national and local clients. She is also an avid knitter and pattern designer.

Emilia Szymczuk

HR & Operations Manager

emilia@freeportmetrics.com

Emilia has 17 years of professional experience in HR & office management at global corporations. She is a graduate of History & Archeology as well as HR Management. She is enthusiastic and full of positive energy. In her free time she is passionate about travel and discovering new cultures, because ‘everything is about people’. She also enjoys jazz music, cooking & riding a bike.

Ewa Brzuszkiewicz

Office Manager

ewa@freeportmetrics.com

Ewa takes care of the healthy environment in our Warsaw office. She basically keeps the team alive 🙂 She’s always busy helping others, so to relax she paints, hikes & explores the art of theatre.

Iurii Oliiar

Senior Developer

ioliiar@freeportmetrics.com

Iurii graduated from Ivan Franko National University in Lviv. Besides tech interests – mobile dev, 3D graphics and augmented reality – he likes confronting real humans in chess duels.

Jakub Mańk

Developer

jmank@freeportmetrics.com

Jakub loves to spend his free time hiking, reading sci-fi or fantasy and eating donuts. He aspires to walk the 500 mile long Route of Santiago de Compostela in Spain.

Jakub Piasecki

Director of Technology

jakub@freeportmetrics.com

Jakub has over 8 years of experience in building applications. Before jumping into software development Jakub was an award winning student of Computer Science at the Cracow University of Technology. He also studied Internet Marketing at Warsaw School of Economics. He loves cooking and travelling.

Jan Terlecki

Developer

jan@freeportmetrics.com

Jan studied Automation and Control at the Warsaw Military University of Technology. He spends free time mastering martial art skills, working out or playing the guitar.

Justyna Aptowicz-Aydın

Director of Project Management

justyna@freeportmetrics.com

Justyna graduated from Jagiellonian University and from the Warsaw School of Economics. Her area of academic and professional expertise is project management and broadly defined communication – in other words, she knows how to get messages across efficiently. Justyna loves modern literature and 19th and 20th-century art.

Krzysztof Weremiuk

IT System Admin

krzysztof@freeportmetrics.com

Krzysztof holds a degree in Finance and has been working in IT since 1997. He was born to be a fighter – earning the title of Vice-Champion of Poland in the 100m run and also participating in the Polish Master Chef edition.

Laura Marston

Project Manager

laura@freeportmetrics.com

Laura studied Japanese Language and English Lit at Skidmore College. She’s been managing projects for 10 years and loves the agile methodology. Laura is a coffee-loving mother of 2 and whenever possible, she’s skiing.

Lidia Józefowicz

Assistant Project Manager

lidia@freeportmetrics.com

Lidia graduated from the University of Washington and is passionate about working with people. In her spare time she enjoys traveling, yoga and baking.

Luiza Jasińska

Office Admin

luiza@freeportmetrics.com

Luiza graduated from English studies and is a certified legal English translator. In her free time she enjoys long walks, playing with her beloved dog, riding her bicycle, running and cooking healthy meals. One of her dreams is to explore the USA and Australia on a bicycle. 🚲

Łukasz Bogusz

Developer

lbogusz@freeportmetrics.com

Łukasz earned his master’s degree in Computer Science from the Warsaw University of Technology. He has over 5 years of experience in software development, including more than 2 years of working with Android. He hopes to visit medieval castles from the southern parts of Scotland one day and see for himself the frozen falls of Niagara.

Łukasz Rutkowski

QA Specialist

lukasz@freeportmetrics.com

Łukasz is a psychology graduate passionate about technology. He worked as a marketer, a researcher and an IT specialist. As dedicated sci-fi fan he hopes to live long enough to see the Earth from outer space.

Magdalena Baracz

Mobile Developer

magda@freeportmetrics.com

When she isn’t glued to a computer screen Magdalena spends time experimenting in the kitchen and cycling around Warsaw. She constantly expands her list of places she wants to travel to one day.

Marcin Soja

Senior Mobile Developer

msoja@freeportmetrics.com

Marcin graduated from Lancaster University in England. He specializes in mobile software development and security. Marcin has done consulting for various companies across Europe. In his free time (n/a) he enjoys walking his cat out, swimming, or running. He also loves Italian food.

Michał Waściński

QA Specialist

michal@freeportmetrics.com

Michał has been on the lookout for bugs from the very beginning of his IT career. When not poking holes in software he enjoys working out, playing soccer and trying to wrap his head around topics concerning his main hobby – theoretical physics and astronomy.

Michał Stępień

Developer

mstepien@freeportmetrics.com

Michał graduated from the Warsaw University of Technology. In addition to programming he loves walking and playing computer and board game. He is also interested in World War II history and dreams of owning a real tank.

Monika Kulczyńska

Junior UX Designer

monika@freeportmetrics.com

Monika studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Łódź. Aside from design and art she’s also passionate about psychology. In her free time she practices digital portrait drawing. Her biggest dream? A trip into the wild.

Nina Naylor

Director of Experience Design

nina@freeportmetrics.com

Nina is a strategic thinker who excels at translating high-level vision into innovative design. She has over 18 years experience leading projects of significant scale for firms like frogdesign, razorfish and McKinsey & Company. After years traveling the globe with a backpack and camera, her best adventures these days are with her 3 kids and giant dog on the beaches of Maine.

Tomasz Matuszewski

Senior Developer

matuszewski@freeportmetrics.com

Tomek holds a master’s degree in psychology and bachelor in Computer Science. He’s a full-stack developer. He’s also interested in traditional Chinese martial arts, independent cinema, modern painting and jogging.