Dariusz Milek was born in Chrostnik, Poland, Poland. Dariusz Milek is #1607 in List Billionaires People In The World. Poland's "King of Shoes" and chairman of CCC, the country's largest footwear retailer, Dariusz Milek fell off the Forbes billionaires list in 2016 but rejoins in 2017 following a jump in the share price of CCC. The company, which expanded into Serbia and Russia in 2016, sells more than 40 million pairs of shoes annually from over 1,000 stores in 17 countries. Milek is also investing in technology, specifically 3-D printing. An avid sporstman, he sponsors the CCC Polkowice women's basketball team and the cycling team CCC Sprandi.
After the death of Jan Kulczyk in 2015, he is estimated to be the fourth wealthiest person in Poland
In 2009, he purchased Kulczyk's 19th-century palace in Mazovia
He founded the shoes company CCC SA in 1999 which is now headquartered in Polkowice, Poland
In 1989, immediately after the fall of Communism in Poland, he started selling shoes under the brand name Miłek