He graduated from the Faculty of Industry of the University of Economics, Budapest, in 1981. He has a good command of German.
He has been working at the Centre for Ecological Research since 2014. Prior to that, he worked for 10 years in the banking sector in Hungary and Austria in senior positions, and for 11 years as an executive director at the International Business School.
Since 2014, he has been Site Manager at the Vácrátót location (Institute of Ecology and Botany) of the Centre for Ecological Research, and in 2016 he was awarded the Commendation of the Secretary General of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. In 2020, he was also entrusted with the Executive Director position.