Jan Březina (born on 14 April 1954 in Konice) is a Czech politician and Member of the European Parliament with TOP 09, part of the European People's Party and sits on the European Parliament's Committee on Industry, Research and Energy. He was elected for Christian Democratic Union - Czechoslovak People's Party, but left the party in February 2012.
He is a substitute for the Committee on Regional Development and a member of the Delegation for relations with the countries of south-east Europe.
- 1978: Master's degree in mining (VŠB Technical University of Ostrava)
- since 1990: Member of KDU-ČSL (Christian Democratic Union - Czechoslovak People's Party)
- since 1995: Member of a district committee of KDU-ČSL
- since 2000: Member of the board of KDU-ČSL
- since 2000: Member of the KDU-ČSL national conference
- since 2000: Member of the KDU-ČSL national committee
- 1995-1997: Deputy Mayor of Uničov
- 1997-2000: Chief Executive of Olomouc District Office
- 2000-2004: Member of the Regional Assembly of the Olomouc Region and President of the Olomouc Region
- 2000-2004: Joint Committee with the EU Committee of the Regions
- 2004: Member of the Committee of the Regions
- since 1998: Participated in the drafting of the Czech Republic's strategy papers
- (Czech) Němec, Jan (8 February 2012). "Rána pro lidovce, známý europoslanec Březina je opouští". Aktuálně. Retrieved 13 June 2012.
- Official website of Jan Březina: www.janbrezina.cz
- European Parliament biography of Jan Březina (incl. Speeches, Questions and Motions)
- Declaration (PDF) of financial interests (Czech)
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