Hanna Gronkiewicz-waltz

Picture of Hanna Gronkiewicz-waltz

Date of Birth: 04/11/1952

Age: 64

Place of birth: Warsaw

Citizenship: Poland


The second round of elections to local self-government in Poland has brought a surprise: for the first time in the history of the seat of mayor of Warsaw (in Poland, this position is referred to as the President) won the female - Hanna Gronkiewicz-Waltz.

Policy she became actively engaged only in 2000, when for the first time came in my life in a political party. It was the "Civic Platform". Prior to that, he was not known as a politician, but as a financier and economist - from 1992 to 2000 was chairman of the National Bank of Poland. The motto of Hanna Gronkiewicz-Waltz is considered by her own phrase, once told reporters: "I can speak a little, but a lot do" .Potomstvennaya from Warsaw, was born on November 4, 1952. Her father even took part in the Warsaw Uprising in August 1944. During the campaign, I went around the city by vintage cars 50s, very similar to the Soviet "Victory". Every Pole, though, this car is known as the "Warsaw". Last place of work of Hanna Gronkiewicz-Waltz - Warsaw University, where she is Professor of Law and Administration. The Mayor stated that it intends to make Warsaw the capital of Eastern Europe. It plans to bring the city more foreign investment, lower housing prices and deal with traffic jams.