President and CEO at ADAPTIVE Solutions & Advisory Group – Client Partner for Transformation, Shared Services & Outsourcing (BPO) programs.
Over 20 years of relevant business experience comprising:
6 years in Audit & Assurance practice and Strategic Advisory practice at Deloitte with senior auditor function for large manufacturing & hi-tech Clients,
2 years as Program Manager for Finance & Accounting at Philips Electronics BV in charge of business transitions & transformations of the back-office functions,
3 years in Operations Management of the European Service Centre at Philips Royal Electronics, providing finance, procurement, logistics and controlling services for >200 business units across Europe,
8 years as Vice-President and Head of the Business Services EMEA at Infosys BPO Ltd. – one of the largest global technology services & outsourcing solutions provider, developing Client relationships and BPO/ITO delivery footprint across the region,
From the beginning of 2015 – Chief Executive Officer at ADAPTIVE Solutions & Advisory Group – the partnership of industry leaders with the benchmark expertise in the areas of business architecture, process optimisation and productivity improvements, set-up and transformation of global business services and business support functions.
Krystian Bestry is an industry expert in global business services space, set-up and development of large back-office operations and process transformations. He was directly responsible for the start-up of Philips European Services Centre - one of the first and one of the largest captive SSCs in Poland and CEE region. Since 2007 he has been in charge of the strategy and development of Infosys BPO in Europe – with EUR 120M P&Lresponsibility for the centres in Poland, Czech Republic, Netherlands, Ireland and South Africa – overall employing today more than 3500 people.
He has lead F&A, HR and procurement transformation programs or overseen delivery operations for large international corporations of Philips, Procter & Gamble, Apple, Microsoft, Atlas Copco, AkzoNobel & Rio Tinto.
Recent advisory experiences with SSC set-up and development of global business services programs for ADM, Amway, Deloitte, Elekta, Eurofins, McCain Foods, Takeda, Tate & Lyle, Tikkurila and OpusCapita.
Krystian has been one of the co-founders and Vice-President of the Board at the Association of Business Service Leaders (ABSL) – leading business services industry association in Poland and CEE region.
Graduate of the University of Lodz, with master’s degree in Accounting and Financial Management. He also holds bachelor's degree of the Oxford Brooks University with the specialisation in Audit & Financial Assurance and an Executive MBA of Ashridge Hult International Business School.