17 Notable alumni of
Cracow University of Economics

The Cracow University of Economics is 1423rd in the world, 477th in Europe, and 29th in Poland by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 17 notable alumni from the Cracow University of Economics sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Beata Szydło

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    Beata Szydło
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1963-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    politicianethnologistlawyer
    Biography

    Beata Maria Szydło is a Polish politician who has been a Member of the European Parliament since 2019, and who previously served as Prime Minister of Poland from 2015 to 2017, as a member of the Law and Justice party. She was the third woman to hold the office, after Hanna Suchocka and her immediate predecessor Ewa Kopacz. Szydło is Vice-Chair of the European Conservatives and Reformists group.

  2. Zbigniew Herbert

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    Zbigniew Herbert
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1924-1998 (aged 74)
    Enrolled in the Cracow University of Economics
    Graduated with diploma
    Occupations
    poetwriterplaywrightessayistauthor
    Biography

    Zbigniew Herbert was a Polish poet, essayist, drama writer and moralist. He is one of the best known and the most translated post-war Polish writers. While he was first published in the 1950s (a volume titled Chord of Light was issued in 1956), soon after he voluntarily ceased submitting most of his works to official Polish government publications. He resumed publication in the 1980s, initially in the underground press. Since the 1960s, he was nominated several times for the Nobel Prize in literature. His books have been translated into 38 languages.

  3. Sobiesław Zasada

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    Sobiesław Zasada
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1930-.. (age 91)
    Occupations
    racing automobile driverathletics competitor
    Biography

    Sobiesław Zasada is a Polish rally driver and economist. He won the European Rally Championship in 1966, 1967, 1971 and was vice-champion in 1968, 1969, and 1972. In 1967, he was chosen the Polish Sportspersonality of the Year.

  4. Sławomir Skrzypek

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    Sławomir Skrzypek
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1963-2010 (aged 47)
    Occupations
    economistbankerengineerpolitician
    Biography

    Sławomir Stanisław Skrzypek was the President of the National Bank of Poland (NBP) from 2007 until his death in 2010. He died in the 2010 Polish Air Force Tu-154 crash, when a plane transporting a number of Polish notables, including the President of Poland Lech Kaczynski, crashed en route to a ceremony commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Katyń massacre. Analysts have said that Skrzypek's death is unlikely to change the path of monetary policy in Poland.

  5. Jerzy Hausner

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    Jerzy Hausner
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1949-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    economistpolitician
    Biography

    Jerzy Krzysztof Hausner is a Polish politician and economist. He is a Member of the 4th Sejm (Parliament) of the Republic of Poland.

  6. Andrzej Gut-Mostowy

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    Andrzej Gut-Mostowy
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1960-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Andrzej Józef Gut-Mostowy is a Polish politician. He was elected to the Sejm on 25 September 2005, getting 11282 votes in 14 Nowy Sącz district as a candidate from the Civic Platform list. Reelected 2007, 2011 and 2015.

  7. Wojciech Saługa

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    Wojciech Saługa
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Wojciech Paweł Saługa is a Polish economist and politician. He is the current Marshal of Silesia.

  8. Jacek Krupa

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    Jacek Krupa
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Jacek Jan Krupa is a Polish politician. He was elected to the Sejm on 2005 parliamentary election, getting 6860 votes in 13 Kraków district from the Civic Platform list. Krupa remained in parliament until his defeat in the 2011 parliamentary election.

  9. Dariusz Szwed

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    Dariusz Szwed
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    politicianeconomist
    Biography

    Dariusz Szwed is a Polish politician, feminist, activist and expert on green economy and sustainable development. He is one of the trustees of the Green Institute Foundation and the chair of its Programme Council.

  10. Janusz Chwierut

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    Janusz Chwierut
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Janusz Chwierut is a Polish politician. He was elected to the Sejm on September 25, 2005 getting 5272 votes in 12 Chrzanów district, candidating from the Civic Platform list.

  11. Mirosław Koźlakiewicz

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    Mirosław Koźlakiewicz
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1957-.. (age 64)
    Enrolled in the Cracow University of Economics
    Graduated with master's degree in economics
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Mirosław Koźlakiewicz is a Polish politician. He was elected to the Sejm on 25 September 2005, getting 7,475 votes in 16 Płock district as a candidate from the Civic Platform list.

  12. Jacek Purchla

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    Jacek Purchla
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    economisthistorianart historian
    Biography

    Jacek Purchla – Polish Art Historian and Economist, Professor of Humanities, founder and director of the International Cultural Centre in Kraków. He specialises in urban development, social history and art history of the 19th and 20th centuries, as well as the theory and protection of cultural heritage.

  13. Edward Czesak

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    Edward Czesak
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1951-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    politicianmechanical engineer
    Biography

    Edward Stanisław Czesak is a Polish politician. He was elected to the Sejm on 25 September 2005, getting 7529 votes in 15 Tarnów district as a candidate from the Law and Justice list. He was elected in 2014 and currently serves as an MEP.

  14. Henryk Martyna

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    Henryk Martyna
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1907-1984 (aged 77)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Henryk Julian Martyna was a Polish football player, defender, key member of Polish National Team in the early 1930s.

  15. Michał Stachyra

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    Michał Stachyra
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    board game designer
    Biography

    Michał Stachyra aka Puszon – polish game designer and publisher, owner of Kuźnia Gier Publishing House.

  16. Stefan Dziedzic

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    Stefan Dziedzic
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1927-2006 (aged 79)
    Occupations
    athlete
    Biography

    Stefan Dziedzic was a Polish skier. He competed at the 1948 Winter Olympics and the 1952 Winter Olympics.

  17. Aleksander Surdej

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    Aleksander Surdej
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    economist
    Biography

    Aleksander Surdej is a Polish economist and scientist who serves as an permanent representative to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development since 19 August 2016. His research interests focus on the methodology of policy analysis, labour market policies and policies of social regulations.