Full Members & Trustees


The Institute is governed by up to 80 Full Members, who have voting rights. They elect Trustee Directors, with a Chairman at their head, who are responsible for the everyday running of the Institute.


The following have held the role of Chairman:

Prof. Dr Stanislaw Stroński (1945 – 1951)
Lt Gen. Prof. Dr Marian Kukiel (1951 – 1965)
Count Edward Raczyński (1965 – 1976)
Stanisław Leśniowski (1977 – 1979)
Capt. Ryszard Dembiński (1979 – 2003)
Mr Krzysztof Barbarski (2003 – )

Current Trustee Directors

The current Trustee Directors are:

Mr Krzysztof Barbarski – Chairman

Mr Krzysztof de Berg – Deputy / Vice Chairman

Ms Tatiana de Berg

Mrs Barbara Gabriel – Honorary Treasurer

Mr Antoni Gudiens

Mr Artur Kawończyk

Mr Jan Korwin-Szymanowski

Mr Marek Mrozek

Mr Wojciech Nosalik

Mr Krzysztof Nowakowski

Dr Jan Tarczyński

Mr Bogusław Wereszczyński – Company Secretary

Support Us

The Polish Institute and Sikorski Museum is a registered charity (no. 312168) and other than funds that we generate through our activities, we are totally reliant on membership, donations and legacies to enable us to carry on with our work.