Balázs grew up in Hungary before moving to London course in 2018 for his MSci Chemistry with a Year in Industry. After finishing his 12-month industrial placement at Vertex Pharmaceuticals he is now carrying out his final year project in the Crimmin group. His research project is about developing Mg(II)-fluoride complexes for catalytic organofluorine recycling. Balázs’ main interests are sustainable and synthetic chemistry and aims to start doctoral studies in these areas after graduating. When not in the lab, he can be found practising parkour on the streets of London. He also enjoys cycling, origami and DIY.