The Central & Eastern European Forum 2016

Andrzej Raczko

Member of the Management Board

Narodowy Bank Polski


Andrzej Raczko graduated from the University of Łódź specialising in econometrics in 1977. In 1985, he obtained his PhD in economics and then worked as an assistant professor at the University of Łódź. He collaborated with academic centres in the United Kingdom, France and Central European countries within the framework of EU research projects. Since the 1990s, he has worked in the banking sector, among others in LG Petro Bank SA, where he was chief executive officer. Between 1999 and 2001, working in PKO BP, he was in charge of the mortgage bank project, and in 2003 he was vice president of Bank Gospodarki Żywnościowej SA. From 2001 until 2002, Dr Raczko was Undersecretary of State in the Ministry of Finance. His responsibilities covered public debt management, financial negotiations with the European Union and co-operation with international financial institutions. Dr Andrzej Raczko was Minister of Finance in the final stage of Poland’s accession to the European Union from 2003 to 2004. After 2004, Dr Raczko served as alternate executive director and subsequently as visiting scholar at the International Monetary Fund. He was also chief economist and director of the research department in the Polish Financial Supervision Authority.


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Tue 19 - Wed 20 Jan 2016

The Hilton Vienna, Vienna