Figel, Jan (1960 - )

Ján Figeľ at the bookfair in Gothenburg 2009 (Photo: Jan Ainali)

Figel, Jan (1960 - )

Slovakian Commissioner in the first Barroso Commission from 2004-2009.

Figel was responsible for Education, Training, Culture and Youth. Jan Figel graduated at the Technical University in Kosice, Slovakia as an electrical engineer.

He has a four-year experience as State secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and he was Bratislava's chief negotiator with the European Union. 



Jan Figel webpage