Adam Kwiatkowski – Secretary of State

Adam Kwiatkowski was born on 7 December 1972 in Warsaw. He graduated from the Faculty of Management at the University of Warsaw.

 

In the years 1994-2006, he was a Local Councillor for the Praga-South District, and in the years 2006 – 2011, a City Councillor for Warsaw. Mr Kwiatkowski chaired the Environment Committee, he also served in the Budget and Finance Committee, and in the Committee for Social Welfare and Prevention of Pathologies.

 

He was Director of the Department of Strategy, Regional Development and Structural Funds in the Marshal's Office of the Mazowieckie Region (2003), Vice President of the Regional Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management in Warsaw (2004-2006),  an advisor on the EU funds to Prime Minister Jarosław Kaczyński, and  Secretary of the Monitoring Committee for the Absorption of the European Union Funds (2006-2007).

 

At the Chancellery of President Lech Kaczynski he was responsible i.a. for the preparation of visits and meetings attended by the President. He is one of the founding members of the President Lech Kaczyński Social Movement.

 

In the general elections of 2011, Mr Kwiatkowski was elected to the Sejm. He sat on the Committee for Contacts with Poles Abroad and the Public Finance Committee, also presiding over the works of the Team for the Defence  of the Freedom of Speech.

 

On 7 August 2015, Mr Kwiatkowski was appointed Secretary of State by the  President of the Republic of Poland Andrzej Duda.  . From 3 August 2015 until 3 April 2017 he served as Chief of the Cabinet of the President of the Republic of Poland.

 

For many years, Mr Kwiatkowski cooperated  with the Kozminski University, where he held lectures on Entrepreneurship of Local Communities.

 

He has a passion for skiing and travelling. He spends his leisure time playing tennis and riding a bike with his wife Ula. He is a happy father of two sons: Szymon and Stefan, and a daughter Kinga.