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Tomasz Orłowski

Member of the Board of Directors of the Jacques Delors Institute

Tomasz Orłowski, ambassador ad personam (ret.). Graduate of the Universities of Łódź, Mikołaj Kopernik in Toruń and Poitiers. Auditor at the Institute for Advanced Studies in National Defence.

From 1990 to 2021, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs as Deputy Director General Directorates Europe, United Nations and Global Issues and Ambassador, Head of Diplomatic Protocol.

Ambassador of Poland to France and Italy, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs.

Corresponding member of the Académie des Sciences morales et politiques. Professor at Andrzej Frycz Modrzewski University in Krakow, Chair in Diplomatic and Consular Relations. Also teaches international relations and diplomacy at Sciences Po, Paris School of International Affairs, Warsaw University, Warsaw School of Economics and College of Europe. Author of several books and manuals.

Holder of several decorations, among others: Commandeur de la Légion d’honneur, Grand officier de l’Ordre national du Mérite, Officier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres.