Born in 1969, he got his MA degree from Polish and Ukrainian civilization at Budapest University in 1998. As a freelancer, he translates Polish and Ukrainian fiction and essay. In 2000 he got the Attila
Zoltán Award of Young Translators, in 2005 he was honoured by the Cultural Minister of Poland with the Order of Cultural Merit. In 2011 he was awarded with the Attila József Prize by the Cultural
Minister of Hungary.