|Member of the European Parliament
July 20, 2004 – July 13, 2009
|Minister of Foreign Affairs of Poland
4th Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Third Republic of Poland
December 29, 1995 – October 31, 1997
|Prime Minister||Józef Oleksy
|Preceded by||Władysław Bartoszewski|
|Succeeded by||Bronisław Geremek|
|Born||Gaetano Dario Rosati
August 8, 1946
|Political party||Social Democratic Party of Poland|
|Spouse(s)||Teresa Rosati since 1971|
Dariusz Kajetan Rosati ['darjuʂ rɔsati] ( listen) (born August 8, 1946 in Radom as Gaetano Dario Rosati) is a Polish professor of economics and a politician who is a member of the European Parliament (elected on June 13, 2004).
Dariusz Rosati is a graduate of international trade from Warsaw School of Economics and a professor of economics.
In the 1980s he was a member of Polish United Workers Party (PZPR) and an economic adviser to Mieczysław Rakowski's government, the last communist regime in Poland. In the 1990s he was a supporter (but not a member) of the post-communist parties, first Democratic Left Alliance (SLD), and today Social Democratic Party of Poland (SDPL).
Dariusz Rosati was a co-founder and director of the Global Economy Institute (Instytut Gospodarki Światowej) and the Institute of Economic Situations and Prices (Instytut Koniunktur i Cen). He worked as an expert in various international organizations, including the economic commission of the United Nations in Geneva and an adviser to the Chairman of the European Commission in Brussels.
He was the minister of foreign affairs in the cabinets of Józef Oleksy and Włodzimierz Cimoszewicz (both SLD), and recently he was a member of the Polish Council of Monetary Policies (Rada Polityki Pieniężnej). Supporter of a united Europe, he is the author of numerous publications on the European integration and the rector of Lazarski School of Commerce and Law in Warsaw (Wyższa Szkoła Handlu i Prawa im. Łazarskiego w Warszawie).
In the European elections on June 13, 2004, he was a candidate of the SDPL in constituency No. 4 Warsaw and received 76,834 votes (11.94%).
Collaboration with communist secret service
Since May 29, 1978 he was an operational contact of communist Department I of MSW (intelligence) code name Buyer.