Deputy Minister - Secretary of State Tomasz Zdzikot
Deputy Minister - Secretary of State
Tomasz Zdzikot was born on November 2, 1979 in Warsaw. He is a legal counsel, a graduate of the Law Faculty at the University of Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński. He completed PhD studies at the Institute of Law Studies of the Polish Academy of Sciences. He completed the Top Public Executive program co-organized by IESE Business School in Barcelona and the Lech Kaczyński National School of Public Administration. He also completed the Higher Defence Course at the National Defence Academy and postgraduate studies in Local Government and Regional Development at the Warsaw University, postgraduate studies in Management in Public Administration at the Leon Kozminski University of Entrepreneurship and Management and the Real Estate Management postgraduate studies co-run by the Leon Kozminski University of Entrepreneurship and Management and the Institute of Housing and Spatial Economy, as well as the Studium Generale Europa at the Institute of Political Science at the University of Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński. He passed the exam for candidates for members of supervisory boards of State Treasury companies.
He was an advisor to the deputy president of the Capital City of Warsaw, late Sławomir Skrzypek and to the Voivodship Governor, he performed duties of the deputy mayor of the Śródmieście district of the Capital City of Warsaw. He was the vice president of the Banking-Financial Centre "Nowy Świat" joint-stock and State Treasury company. He worked in the Legal Department of the National Council of Radio and Television Broadcasting Office. In the years 2006-2014 he was a councilor of the Capital City of Warsaw, and since 2014 he has been a councilor of the Mazovian Voivodship Council.
On November 18, 2015, he was appointed undersecretary of state in the Ministry of Interior and Administration. On October 25, 2017, he was appointed the secretary of state in the Ministry of Interior and Administration and the Government Plenipotentiary for the Preparation of State Administration Bodies for Cooperation with the Schengen Information System and the Visa Information System.
On January 15, 2018, Tomasz Zdzikot was appointed secretary of state in the Ministry of National Defence.