Ákos Kriza

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The native form of this personal name is Kriza Ákos. This article uses the Western name order.
Ákos Kriza
Dr Ákos Kriza Mayor of Miskolc.jpg
Mayor of Miskolc
Assumed office
October 3, 2010
Preceded by Sándor Káli
Personal details
Born (1965-02-10) February 10, 1965 (age 50)
Nagyvárad, Romania
Nationality  Hungary
Political party Fidesz
Occupation Politician
Religion Roman Catholicism
Website http://www.krizaakos.hu/

Ákos Kriza (born February 10, 1965) is a Hungarian politician. Kriza is a member of Fidesz and the current mayor of Miskolc since October 3, 2010.[1][2][3]


Kriza was born in Nagyvárad, Romania. He studied medicine in Marosvásárhely and economics in the University of West Hungary. He received his medical degree in 1990 and moved to Miskolc in the same year. He worked in the Diósgyőr Hospital then as a general practitioner until 1999 when he became a hospital manager. He joined Fidesz in 1997 and ran for mayor in 2006 when he was defeated by the incumbent mayor, Sándor Káli. After his party's landslide victory in the parliamentary elections in April 2010, he was elected mayor during the local elections held in the autumn.


  1. ^ "Önkormányzati biztost neveztek ki a Miskolci Nemzeti Színházhoz" (in Hungarian). BOON. October 20, 2011. Retrieved November 15, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Lehetőleg senki ne használja az autóját" (in Hungarian). MNO. December 16, 2010. Retrieved November 15, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Több mint félszáz ünnepi megemlékezést tartanak vasárnap országszerte" (in Hungarian). Népszava. October 22, 2011. Retrieved November 15, 2011. 

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Political offices
Preceded by
Sándor Káli
Mayor of Miskolc
Succeeded by