Piotr studied in Warsaw, Berlin, Würzburg and St. Petersburg. He gained his professional experience in private and public institutions operating in the energy sector (mainly petroleum and natural gas), as well as at a diplomatic mission in Russia and in the office of a Member of the Bundestag. For many years he was active within NGOs in Warsaw and was involved in activities related to human rights, sustainable urban development and transparency of the public authorities.

Graduate of the School of Political Leaders program and alumnus of the Leslaw Paga Foundation. He was a scholarship holder of the Bundestag International Parliamentary Scholarship (IPS) and of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) at the St. Petersburg State University.

His main interests are political and economic relations in Central and Eastern Europe, Russia and the post-Soviet area as well as internal and foreign policy of the Federal Republic of Germany.