József Berényi

József Berényi (born 6 June 1967) is a Hungarian minority politician from Slovakia. He was the Chairman of the Party of the Hungarian Coalition of Slovakia in 2010-2016.

József Berényi
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Chairman of the Party of the Hungarian Coalition
In office
Preceded byPál Csáky
Succeeded byJózsef Menyhárt
Member of the National Council of the Slovak Republic
In office
In office
Member of the Slovak National Council
In office
Personal details
Born (1967-06-06) 6 June 1967 (age 54)
Okoč, Czechoslovakia
Political partyParty of the Hungarian Coaliation
Alma materComenius University in Bratislava
Central European University


From 1994 to 1995, Berényi was a researcher for The New School.[1] In 1995, he became a foreign political secretary for Fidesz. Later, he served as an advisor to the Minister of Construction and Region Development and Director of the Regional Development Department of Slovakia. In 2002, Berényi became State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Berényi is married with two children.


  1. ^ "József Berényi - chairman". Party of the Hungarian Coalition. Archived from the original on 2012-03-14. Retrieved 2012-02-26.