Márton Gergely is lead editor of Hungary's largest current affairs weekly HVG.
Gergely read History and Journalism in Budapest and Hamburg. He was a contributor of the Hungarian weekly Magyar Narancs, and after an internship became a correspondent for the Berlin daily taz, die tageszeitung. He joined the Népszabadság newsroom in 2003. He became lead editor of online in 2008. In 2014 he was appointed deputy editor-in-chief of the paper, Hungary's most widely-read daily. He remained in this post until production ended as a result of a politically-motivated hostile takeover in October 2016.