József Sárai is the head of the International Section at the Hungarian Competition Authority (Gazdasági Versenyhivatal – GVH).
He is economist but studied legal sciences as well. He has been working at the GVH since its establishment on 1 January 1991 and took over the management of the international relations of the GVH in May 1992.
His main responsibilities cover cooperation both with international organisations and, on a formalised or informal bilateral basis with other competition authorities. He is the Hungarian coordinator towards the International Competition Network as well, where he represents the GVH – as Co-Chair – in the Cartel Working Group. Being one of the Co-Chairs of the “Cooperation Issues and Due Process Working Group” of the ECN, he actively participates in the work of the European Competition Network.