Adrian was born in 1980 in Prešov, Slovakia. He entered the Society of Jesus in 1998, and was ordained priest in 2008. After studying philosophy and theology in Bratislava he worked for two years in a pastoral centre in Piešťany with families and children. During this time he spent three months in Taipei, Taiwan, studying Chinese. Later he worked in a university pastoral center in Trnava as a chaplain for youth. During this time he was a webmaster for the Slovak Province website. After that he returned to pastoral work with families in Košice. For the last four years he was a Spiritual Assistant in the Federation of European Scouts (FSE) in Slovakia.