István Tarlósi, Mayor of Budapest
Istvan Tarlósi was born on 26 May 1948 in Budapest, where he graduated from the University of Technology and got Master's degree in the same.
Before entering politics, Tarlósi worked in engineering, and his first political activity was membership in the Alliance of Free Democrats in 1989. A year later he became president of District III of Budapest. At this position he was elected several times (1994, 1998, 2002).
In October 2010 Tarlósi was elected as the mayor of Budapest, a new mandate was given in October 2014.