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Jacek Karpinski

computer company executive

Jacek Karpinski, Italian computer company executive. Decorated Cross of Valor (3), Polish Underground Army, 1944, AK Cross, 1944. Served to lieutenant Polish Armed Forces, 1941-1944. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Polish Academy Engineering.

Background

Karpinski, Jacek was born on April 9, 1927 in Turin, Italy. Son of Adam and Wanda (Cumft) Karpinski.

Education

Special student, Harvard University, 1962. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Warsaw Polytechnic University, 1951.

Career

Systems engineer Electronic Systems Manufacturing, Warsaw, 1951-1954. Adjunct professor Polish Academy Sciences, 1955-1965. Head computer laboratory Warsaw University, 1965-1970.

Managing director Minicomputer Research and Development and Production, 1970-1973. Adjunct professor Warsaw Polytechnic University, 1973-1981. Managing director Karpinski Computer Systems, Le Mont, Switzerland, 1983-1985.

Consultant artifical intelligence and computer system, 1985—2010. Founder, president NEWAY Computer SA., Switzerland, JK Computers International Ltd., Warsaw, Poland. Author numerous computer systems and radio-telecommunications devices.

Works

  • Author numerous artificial intelligence system, computer system, and radio-telecommunications devices.

Membership

Served to lieutenant Polish Armed Forces, 1941-1944. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Polish Academy Engineering.

Connections

Married Eulalia Gryniecka, March 1, 1955 (divorced 1975). Children: Adam, Daniel, Sylvan, Dorota, Ewa. Married Ewa Stepien, July 11, 1978.

father:
Adam Karpinski

mother:
Wanda (Cumft) Karpinski

spouses:
Eulalia Gryniecka

Ewa Stepien

children:
Adam Karpinski

Daniel Karpinski

Sylvan Karpinski

Dorota Karpinski

Ewa Karpinski