Milan Ftáčnik

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Milan Ftáčnik
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Mayor of Bratislava
Incumbent
Assumed office
December 21, 2010
Preceded by Andrej Ďurkovský
Mayor of Petržalka (Borough of Bratislava)
In office
December 2, 2006 – November 27, 2010
Succeeded by Vladimír Bajan
Personal details
Born (1956-10-30) October 30, 1956 (age 57)
Bratislava, Czechoslovakia
Political party Independent
Alma mater Comenius University
Website Official website for 2010 mayor election

Milan Ftáčnik (born 30 October 1956) is a Slovak politician, former Minister of Education of the Slovak Republic from 1998 to 2002 and the current Mayor of Bratislava. He is also a teacher at the Department of Applied Informatics at the Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Informatics of Comenius University in Bratislava.

Ftáčnik is often described as a left-wing politician.