Danuta Hübner

Member of the European Parliament, Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats)

Since July 2009 Ms. Hübner has been a Member of the European Parliament and Chair of the Committee on Regional Development. In addition she is a substitute member of the Parliament's Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee, the Special Committee on the Policy Challenges and Budgetary Resources for a Sustainable European Union after 2013.

In 2004 Professor Hübner was entrusted as Commissioner with the regional policy portfolio. She obtained an MSc (1971) and a PhD (1974) from the Warsaw School of Economics. In 1992 she was granted the title of Professor of Economics by the President of the Republic of Poland.