Prof. Zbigniew Rau, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Poland, lawyer, academic teacher.
For many years he taught law at universities in Germany, the Netherlands, UK, USA and Australia. He was an active member of Solidarity movement in 1980s. From 2005-2007 he was a member of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe. As a member of the Polish Parliament he served as President of the Committee of Foreign Affairs, President of the Polish delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe and President of the Polish-British Parliamentary Group.