Dr. Attila András Péterfalvi is the President of the Hungarian National Authority for Data Protection and Freedom of Information (2012- ). He graduated at Eötvös Loránd University Faculty of Political Science and Law in 1981. He has been active in the field of data protection from 1996. Between 2001-2007 he was the Parliamentary Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information in Hungary.
Honorary Professor at Károli Gáspár University of the Reformed Church, at Pázmány Péter Catholic University, and also at Eötvös Lóránd University in Hungary. Got his PhD in 2014 at Zrínyi Miklós National Defence University.
Author of more than 50 publications (data protection and freedom of information) in Hungarian and English language.