Jacek Żakowski

Journalist and columnist
Jacek Żakowski

(born in 1957) – journalist and columnist, head of the election department of Gazeta Wyborcza in 1989, associated with the paper for many years later, as well as well as with Polityka weekly. In 1989-1990 he worked as a spokesman for the Civic Parliamentary Club, then for a year served as the director of the Polish Information Agency. Since 1999, he has been the head of the Journalism Department at Collegium Civitas in Warsaw. Over the years, he has also hosted numerous radio and television programmes on Tok FM, Radio Zet, Polish Television and Superstacja. Author and co-author of several journalistic books on political and economic issues.