Dariusz Cichocki

VP of Business Development

Has served as Vice President of Business Development since December 2015 and has been the driver of our strategic initiatives of regional diversification and additional lines of business.  Prior to Dakota Plains, Mr. Cichocki was lead strategist for commercial tank operations as well as several interstate pipeline systems within the Mid Continent and Gulf Coast regions for Enbridge.  Mr. Cichocki has prior energy experience focusing on national energy policy, bio-fuels, and technology development as well as  managing oil and gas activities for private equity in several business sectors in Europe and the Middle East.  Mr. Cichocki has a Master of Science degree in Global Affairs, focused on Energy and Environmental Policy from New York University and a B.A. in Political Science and Psychology from the University of New England.  Mr. Cichocki also studied Arabic at the American University in Cairo, Egypt.

Executives + Directors

Executive Management

  • Jim Thornton
  • Interim CFO, EVP Strategy, General Counsel and Secretary
  • Full Bio
  • Dariusz Cichocki
  • VP of Business Development
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