Curriculum Vitae

Born on 6 September 1970, Cluj Napoca (Romania)

European Parliament, Member (2004-2009, 2009-2014, 2014-2019, 2019-)

Committees, delegations:
– Committee on Foreign Affairs, Member
 Intergroup for Traditional Minorities, National Communities and Languages, Co-Chair

Informative document on the Intergroup can be downloaded on the link below:

Intergroup for Traditional Minorities

– African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP) – substitute to ACP countries Joint Parliamentary Assembly
Committee on Employment and Social Affairs, substitute

Delegation for relations with the People’s Republic of China, Member

– Eötvös Loránd University, Political Science and Law Department (1994);
– Institute for Comparative Human Rights, Strasbourg, Diploma of International Human Rights (1993);

Professional experience:
– Chief advisor to the President, Hungarian Academy of Sciences (2003-2004);
– European Centre for Minority Issues – international legal expert (1997-2000, Flensburg, Germany);
– Government Office for Hungarian Minorities Abroad – analyst (1995), Vice-Chairman (2001-2002);
– Teleki Foundation – researcher (1996);
– Democratic Alliance of Hungarians in Romania – advisor in minority rights issues (1991-1994).

Mother tongue: Hungarian
Spoken languages: English, German, Romanian and French

Marital status:
Married with four children.