POPESCU-TĂRICEANU Călin

Function : President of the Senate of Romania

Speech :

Monday 9 October, Plenary Sitting

Website :

https://www.senat.ro/

Twitter :

@CPTariceanu

Biography

Professional expertise
Activity

Since March 2014, President of the Senate of Romania
2012 – present, Member of Parliament - Senator 
2008 - 2012, Member of Parliament - Deputy 
2004 - 2008, Prime-Minister of Romania  
2004 - 2008, Member of Parliament - Deputy 
2000 - 2004, Member of Parliament - Deputy
1996 - 1997, Minister of Industry and Trade  
1990 - 1992, Member of Parliament - Deputy
1980 - 1991, University Assistant Professor at the Technical University of Civil Engineering
1976 - 1979, trainee engineer at the National Council for Waters and the Industrial Construction Trust of Bucharest  

Education and Formation 
Studies

1976, 5-years higher studies at the Technical University of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Hydrotechnics
1981, Master of Science in Research Mathematics and IT, master classes organized by UNESCO at the Bucharest University, Faculty of Mathematics  
Degrees:  Civil Engineer (hydrotechnics)  

Political expertise
Activity

Since April 2017 – President of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats Party - ALDE Romania 
June 2015 – April 2017, Founder and Co-President of the  Alliance of Liberals and Democrats from Romania Party 
2014 - 2015, Founder and President of the Liberal Reform Party (PLR)
2008 - 2012, Leader of the National Liberal Party (PNL) Parliamentary Group, Chamber of Deputies  
2004 - 2009, Chairman of the National Liberal Party  
2003 - 2007, ELDR (European Liberal and Reform Party) Vice-President
2000 - 2004, Deputy Chairman of the Committee for Budget - Finances, Chamber of Deputies 
1993 - 2004, Deputy Chairman of the National Liberal Party 
1990 - 2014, Member of the National Liberal Party

Published works
Author and co-author of 37 scientific works

Other information 
1990 - Founder of Radio Contact Romania
NIHIL SINE DEO Royal Decoration
Knight of the National Order of the Legion of Honor