Vera Gergely

Vera Gergely

Communications, Website manager (Hungary)

Vera has worked in different fields and environments, from NGOs through multinational companies to startups.

They have experience in software testing, project management, organizing events, and technical writing, with a Masters in Economics.

In 2014 they embarked on the ambitious task of introducing plain language in Hungary. Since then, they have worked as a freelancer, offering plain language editing and training to companies. They partnered up with a news portal, and launched a plain language award. Vera also wrote a comprehensive guide on how to write clearly in Hungarian. Since 2020 Vera also chairs the International Plain Language Federation.

They love bouldering and reading science-fiction. They dream of a world where the right to understand is a universal right.