Mayor of the City of Białystok (Poland), President of the Union of Polish Metropolises
Tadeusz Truskolaski (1958) is an economist, professor at the University of Białystok, and author of over 110 scientific works. He served as adviser to the Polish Minister of Regional Development. Within the governmental Centre of Strategic Studies, he worked on the national development strategy and on the development of Eastern Poland’s operational programme. He was in charge of the Regional Policy Department within Podlasie Voivodeship Marshal’s Office. TadeuszTruskolaski has been a member of the European Committee of the Regions in Brussels since 2011. In 2019, he was elected President of the Union of Polish Metropolises, an organisation associating the 12 largest metropolitan cities in Poland. He has been Mayor of Bialystok since 2006.