PÉTER SZIJJÁRTÓ 

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary

 

 

 

· born on 30th October 1978 in Komárom

 

· Conferred his degree in the faculty of Foreign Affairs at the University of Economic Sciences and Public Administration in 2002 in Budapest

 

· has been Member of Parliament for Fidesz since 2002 having started his fifth term in 2018

 

· Communications Director of Fidesz between 2006 and 2010


· Prime Minister’s Spokesperson between 2010 and 2012


· State Secretary for Foreign Affairs and External Economic Relations between 2012 and 2014

 

· Appointed Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade in June, 2014


· Assigned Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary since 23th September 2014


· is a practising Roman Catholic


· married and the father of two sons


· formerly registered futsal player, having played two games in 1st division and eighty-five in 2nd between 2011 and 2016