Jan Truszczyński

Jan Truszczyński

Ambassador of Poland to the European Union (1996-2001)


Jan Truszczyński’s professional career has a strong EU focus: EEC desk officer in PL MFA (1982-1988), DCM in PL Mission to the EC (1989-1993), Poland’s envoy to the EU (1996-2001), President’s adviser on EU (2001), chief negotiator for Poland’s EU accession and deputy Foreign Office Minister (2001-2005), from 2007 until retirement in summer 2014 senior management positions in European Commission (DDG in ELARG and EAC, DG EAC). Has been teaching about EU at Warsaw’s Vistula Academy and Polish Institute of Diplomacy.

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V SESSION | 12 – 14 April 2019 2 Days April 12, 2019

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