Head of the International Security Programme; between 2007 and 2013 he has been analyst with this programme. His research area includes EU Common Security and Defence Policy, defense-industrial policies in Europe, military capabilities development in EU, NATO and regional formats, EU operations and military missions, cyberdefense policy in NATO. He co-led research projects, financed by the EU and Norway Grants. He holds Ph.D in economics (Warsaw School of Economics) and Masters in international relations (Warsaw University). He speaks fluent English and German.