Permanent Representative of Hungary

Ambassador Zoltan Martinusz

2005 -

Born on July 5, 1964 in Budapest, Hungary.

Studies: BA in International Affairs and Economics - University of Economics, Budapest (1988)
MA in Strategic Studies - US Army War College, Carlisle PA (2003)

1988-1990 Desk Officer, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
1990-1994 Attaché, Permanent Mission of Hungary to the UN Office in Geneva
1994-1998 Head of NATO Department, Ministry of Defence
1998-1999 Head of Defence Policy Department, Ministry of Defence
1999-2001 Deputy State Secretary for Defence Policy, Ministry of Defence
2001-2002 Researcher and guest lecturer, ELTE University, Budapest
2002-2005 Senior Adviser to the Prime Minister, Prime Minister’s Office
2005 Deputy State Secretary for Multilateral Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Oct, 2005- Permanent Representative of the Republic of Hungary on the North Atlantic Council

Married to Ms. Csilla Ferenczy, father of four children

Member of the Hungarian Atlantic Council, the Hungarian Foreign Affairs Association, the International Institute of Strategic Studies and the Academic Advisory Board of the NATO Defence College (2001-2004).

Holder of the Small Cross of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Hungary (1998) and the Knight’s Cross of the French Legion of Honour (2002).