Local reports also say he has also decided to leave the supervisory board of Telewizja Polsat.
Ruta is a long-standing business partner of Zygmunt Solorz-Zak, the founder and owner of Polsat, having worked with him since the 1980s. He also is a shareholder in the company.
Cyfrowy Polsat is the leading provider of pay-TV services in Poland, operating a DTH platform of the same name.
It also operates the national commercial station Telewizja Polsat and a large number of thematic TV channels.