Meet the Team

Jakub Janas, Event Manager

Jakub Janas

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Jakub Janas is an Event Manager at Forum Europe and is responsible for the delivery of a number of policy events across various sectors.


As part of his role, Jakub has a strong focus on the content aspects of events, researching new issues and topics and writing conference programmes.


Jakub came to study in the UK from Poland at the age of 19, and has studied at four different universities, including in Cardiff and Aberystwyth. He has a master’s degree in European Governance and Public Policy and speaks English, Polish and Spanish.


Prior to joining Forum Europe in 2017, Jakub worked in the British higher education sector. He has also held positions at various national and European government offices, including the European Parliament Information Office in Wroclaw, Poland and the Polish Embassy in Madrid, Spain. As a hobby, he is a language tutor (Polish) and a passionate cyclist.


Having lived in the UK, Poland, and Spain, Jakub has a strong interest in European current affairs and international politics.