Wiktor Staniecki is serving as Deputy Head of Security and Defence Division at the European External Action Service where he previously worked as the Head of Cyber Sector. In his diplomatic career, Mr Staniecki was posted to Tokyo in the Political Section of the EU Delegation to Japan. He also worked as desk officer for Brazil (2013-2015) and the United States (2008-2013). Previous to his work for the EEAS, he was a consultant at Burson-Marsteller Brussels and worked for the European Commission on entrepreneurship policy.
Mr Staniecki holds Master’s Degree of European Studies from Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, Poland, as well as Diplôme d’Etudes Générales Européennes of Centre Européen Universitaire de Nancy 2.