Adam SZEJNFELD : Curriculum vitae 

Original version : PL 

Curriculum vitae (The MEP is solely responsible for the information published)  
Updated: 31/03/2016 

Education (qualifications and diplomas) 

  • 1997 : Masters in Law – Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, faculty of law and administration, specialising in law

Professional career 

  • 2014-... : Member of the European Parliament
  • 1997-2014 : Member of the Polish Parliament
  • 2007-2009 : Deputy Minister for Economic Affairs

Political career 

Offices held in a political party or national trade union  
  • 2001-... : Civic Platform (PO RP) – member of the local, regional and national authorities
  • 1989-2001 : Citizens' Movement for Democratic Action (ROAD), Democratic Union (UD), Freedom Union (UW) – member of the local, regional and national authorities
  • 1982-1989 : militant in the illegal structures of the Solidarność trade union in the Piła Voivodeship
  • 1980-1981 : militant in the Solidarność trade union – leading member, member of the regional authorities in the Piła Voivodeship and member of national professional bodies
Offices held in local government bodies  
  • 1990-1997 : Mayor of Szamocin and member of the Szamocin Municipal Council
  • 1991-1994 : Vice-President of the Wielkopolska Centre for Education and Local Government Studies in Poznań
  • 1991-1994 : Vice-President of the Convention for Voits and Mayors in the Piła Voivodeship, Piła
Offices held in a national parliament  
  • 1997-2014 : President of the committee for economic affairs, the committee for the State Treasury, the committee responsible for cutting bureaucracy, the 'Benevolent State' committee; Vice-President of the SME committee; President of the permanent sub-committee for the promotion and development of tourism and member of the committee for competition
  • 1997-2014 : President of the Poland-South Asia parliamentary group, President of the Poland-Indonesia parliamentary group, President of the Poland-Philippines parliamentary group, President of the Poland-South Korea parliamentary group, Vice-President of the Poland-Mexico parliamentary group, Vice-President of the Poland-China parliamentary group, Vice-President of the Poland-Vietnam parliamentary group,
  • 2007-2009 : Deputy Minister for Economic Affairs
  • 2008-2009 : President of the government committee responsible for tackling the economic crisis – steering committee for the government programme supporting initiatives that could promote the recovery of the Polish economy
Offices held in the EU institutions  
  • 2014-... : Member of the European Parliament
  • 2014-... : Member of the following European Parliament committees: Committee on International Trade (INTA), Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection (IMCO) and Committee on Development (DEVE); member of the PPE's SME Circle

Other activities 

  • member of the Euro-Atlantic Association, the Academy of Polish Success of the Polish Business Club (Akademia Polskiego Sukcesu Polskiego Klubu Biznesu), the committee for the Polish Success (Polski Sukces) programme, the founding body for the promotion campaign 'Teraz Polska' (Poland Now); Chapter Member of the 'Teraz Polska' prize, the 'Fair Play' programme of the Institute for Research into Private Enterprise and Democracy, the 'Cent for future' competition and the 'Perła Polskiej Gospodarki' (Pearl of the Polish Economy); Honorary Member of the North Wielkopolska Chamber of Commerce, connected to the National Chamber of Commerce. Member of the programme council of the Polish Chamber of Electronic Communications and the programme council of the energy conference 'EuroPOWER'.

Honours 

  • Recipient of dozens of local, regional and national prizes and awards

Contact 

  • Bruxelles 

    Parlement européen
    Bât. Altiero Spinelli
    12E210
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles/Brussel
     
  • Strasbourg 

    Parlement européen
    Bât. Louise Weiss
    T11011
    1, avenue du Président Robert Schuman
    CS 91024
    F-67070 Strasbourg Cedex
     
  • Postal address 

    European Parliament
    Rue Wiertz
    Altiero Spinelli 12E210
    1047 Brussels
     
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