EPSC

Paweł

Paweł

ŚWIEBODA

Deputy Head of EPSC

Paweł ŚWIEBODA is the Deputy Head of the European Political Strategy Centre, the in-house think tank of the European Commission. Prior to joining the EPSC, Paweł was President of demosEUROPA – Centre for European Strategy, an EU policy think tank based in Warsaw, from 2006 to 2015. Earlier, he was Director of the EU Department at the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the years 2001-2006 and EU Advisor to the President of Poland from 1996 to 2000.

A graduate of the London School of Economics (BSs in Economics), and the University of London (MA in International Relations), he is a member of the Strategic Council of the European Policy Centre and a member of the European Council on Foreign Relations. In 2013/2014, he was Rapporteur of the Review of European Innovation Partnerships.

Career Highlights

  • President, demosEUROPA – Centre for European Strategy (PL), 2006-2015
  • Director of the EU Department, Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 2001-2006

Academic Highlights

  • MA in international relations, University of London (UK), 1995
  • BSs in economics, London School of Economics (UK), 1994