Paweł Świeboda (b. 1972) is President of demosEUROPA – Centre for European Strategy. Graduate of the London School of Economics and the University of London, in the years 1996-2000 he served as the EU Advisor to the President of Poland. Later on as Director of the Department of the European Union in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs he was responsible for EU accession negotiations. A regular contributor to Gazeta Wyborcza, where he writes on European issues and foreign policy.