Born in 1979 in Czechoslovakia. Tomáš Zdechovský is an expert on media communication and has worked as a crisis media advisor and consultant, analyst and journalist.
He obtained two Master’s Degrees from the Theological Faculty at the University in České Budějovice, a Bachelor’s Degree from the Salesian Pontifical University in Rome, and a Master’s Degree in Media Studies and Journalism from the Masaryk University in Brno.
Between 2004 and June 2014, Mr Zdechovský worked as a Director and Managing Partner of Commservis.com, a communication and PR agency in the Czech Republic. Between 2011 and June 2014, he was Director of an educational agency WIFI Czech Republic.
In the European Parliament, Mr Zdechovský sits on the Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs Committee and the Budgetary Control Committee. He is a substitute in the Budgets Committee.
MEP since 2014.