Csaba Kőrösi


Born in 1958, in Szeged, Hungary. Speaks English, Russian, French and Arabic. His wife’s name: Edit Móra. They have one daughter (Lili).


Graduated from the Institute of International Relations (Moscow) in 1983.
Diplomatic course of the Institute of International Relations, University of Leeds (UK) in 1991.
Middle East studies, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel (1992)
Strategic negotiation course, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA (2002)

Professional career:

Joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1983.
1983-85 Desk officer, Protocol Department
1985-86 Desk officer, Middle East Department
1986-90 Second Secretary, Embassy of Hungary, Tripoli, Libya
1990-92 Desk officer, Middle East Department
1992-93 Desk officer, Department for North America, North Europe and Israel
1993-95 Chargé d’Affaires, Hungarian Embassy, Abu Dhabi, UAE
1995-97 Deputy Chief of Mission, Hungarian Embassy, Tel Aviv, Israel
1997-99 Deputy Head, NATO-WEU Department
1999-2001 Head, NATO-WEU Department
2001- 2002 Deputy State Secretary in charge of Multilateral Diplomacy
2002- 2006 Ambassador of the Republic of Hungary to the Hellenic Republic of Greece
2006 –2009 Head of 1st European Department, MFA
2009 –2010 Head of 2nd European Department, MFA
2010- Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Hungary to the United Nations


Phoenix Order, Greece
Order of Merit, Poland
Order of Merit, Sovereign Maltese Order
Order of Merit, Republic of Hungary