Member of European Parliament
Tomáš Zdechovský (*2 November 1979) is Czech politician, crisis manager, media analyst, poet and author. He graduated from the University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, Masaryk University in Brno and Salesian Pontifical University in Rome. In 2004 he founded a PR and communication company Commservis.com, which he was a Chief Executive until he was elected a member of European Parliament in 2014. During his first term as MEP (2014-2019), he was a full member of LIBE and BUDG committee. He was re-elected in 2019 and currently he is a Vice-Chair of CONT committee and member of EMPL committee. Since 2008 he is a member of KDU-CSL (Christian-Democratic Party) and in February 2020 he was elected as a Deputy Leader of the party. Co-chair of MEP Alliance for Mental Health. In the Parliament, he is actively fighting against money laundering and terrorist financing.