Janusz LEWANDOWSKI : Curriculum vitae 

Original version : PL 

Curriculum vitae (The MEP is solely responsible for the information published)  
Updated: 28/05/2015 

Education (qualifications and diplomas) 

  • 1974 : University, economics: master's degree in economics
  • 1984 : University, economics: doctorate in economics

Professional career 

  • 1974-1984 : Assistant lecturer at the University of Gdańsk (other)
  • 1984-1991 : Polish Ocean Lines, consulting services (private sector)

Political career 

Offices held in a political party or national trade union  
  • 1980-1989 : Member of the Solidarity trade union
  • 1989-1994 : Liberal Democratic Congress (KLD) party
  • 1994-2000 : Freedom Union (UW) party - member of the executive
  • 2000-... : Civic Platform (PO) party
Offices held in a national parliament  
  • 1991-1993 : Chairman of the Committee on Privatisation
Offices held in a national government  
  • 1991 : Minister of Privatisation
  • 1992-1993 : Minister of Privatisation
Offices held in an international political party organisation or an international trade union organisation  
  • 2004-... : Member of the European People's Party
Offices held in the EU institutions  
  • 2004-2007 : Member of the European Parliament (Chair of the EP Committee on Budgets)
  • 2009-2014 : Member of the European Commission with responsibility for the budget

Other activities 

  • 1993-... : Chair of the Policy Board of the Gdańsk Institute for Market Economics
  • 2000-... : Chair of Sopot Athletics Club

Honours 

  • Commander's Cross of the Order of Polonia Restituta (2009)

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