Tamás Bodoky is an investigative journalist and editor, and nonprofit executive based in Budapest, Hungary. Tamás has been a journalist since 1996: before joining Index.hu, where he spent 9 years in different journalistic and editorial positions, he was science and technology journalist at the Magyar Narancs weekly paper. Tamás has won the Gőbölyös Soma Prize for investigative journalism in 2008 for his articles on Hungary’s 2006 unrest and police brutality. Tamás has won the Iustitia Regnorum Fundamentum and the Hungarian Pulitzer Memorial Prize for his investigative articles and freedom of information lawsuits on high level political corruption cases. Tamás is Marshall Memorial Fellowship alumni, and member of international investigative journalism networks. In 2011 Tamás co-founded hungarian watchdog NGO and investigative journalism center atlatszo.hu, where he serves as editor in chief and executive director.
Tamás Bodoky was selected for the 2017 European Press Prize shortlist with ‘Atlatszo.hu’