Jerzy Bogdan Plewa
Director General for Agriculture & Rural Development - European Commission
Jerzy Bogdan Plewa was appointed Director-General of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Agriculture and Rural Development on 16 April 2013.
Since 1 January 2012, Mr Plewa, as Deputy Director-General in the same Directorate-General, was responsible for Rural Development and Sustainability Policy. Between 2006 and 1 January 2012 he was, also as Deputy Director-General in the same DG, in charge of international affairs.
Born in Poland, Jerzy Bogdan Plewa was hitherto Associate Professor at Warsaw Agricultural University, member of the Supervisory Board of the Bank of Food Economy and Adviser to the President of the National Bank of Poland with responsibility for farm-sector analyses