Karolina Czarnecka has been appointed as Central and Eastern Europe Vice-Chair of Young ITA, the under-40 division of the Institute for Transnational Arbitration, for a two-year term, running from 2021-2023, effective June 2021. Karolina is an Associate at Queritius in Warsaw. Previously she worked at the Paris office of Quinn Emanuel. She is currently a mentor in the Istanbul Arbitration Centre Mentorship Programme and mentee in the Young ICCA Mentoring Programme. Karolina is pursuing her PhD at the University of Warsaw focusing on business and human rights arbitration.