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The ELKH Secretariat’s New Secretary-General and Deputy Secretary-General Appointed


At its meeting on September 1, 2020, the Governing Body of the Eötvös Loránd Research Network (ELKH) appointed with a significant majority dr. Viktória Eszter Zalányi as Secretary-General and Mrs. István András Hegedüs as Deputy Secretary-General of the ELHK Secretariat for a 5-year term.

Dr. Viktória Eszter Zalányi graduated from the Faculty of Law and Political Science at Pázmány Péter Catholic University in 2011. She has gained extensive professional experience in central administration, where she worked as a lawyer in various fields and positions for nearly ten years. She has a good command of English.

Mrs. István András Hegedüs graduated from the Pázmány Péter Catholic University Faculty of Arts in 1999, majoring in history and sociology. In the nearly 20 years prior to her appointment, she gained extensive professional and administrative knowledge in public administration and finance. Since February 1, 2020 she has worked as the Head of the President’s Secretariat. She has a specialist examination in public administration and good English language skills.