CFA Society Hungary

A Member of the CFA Institute Global Network of Societies

 Leadership

OFFICERS

President
Róbert Rékási, CFA is the President of CFA Society Hungary. Róbert works at the Central Bank of Hungary as the He Head of Foreign Exchange Reserves Management. He has 16 years of experience of the financial markets serving in various positions in the central bank. His current role is to manage the country’s foreign currency liquidity and international reserves to support monetary policy and financial stability. He has been a proud CFA Charterholder and serving as a volunteer since 2009.
Email: rekasir@mnb.hu 

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS 

Ernő Aradi, CFA, CIPM is the Treasurer of CFA Society Hungary since July 2016. He works in institutional asset management, currently as senior portfolio manager for the local companies of the Vienna Insurance Group. Portfolios under his management include ALM fixed income portfolios as well as multi-asset unit-linked strategies.

Attila Gyurcsik, CFA is member of the board at CFA Society Hungary. He is the Chief Investment Officer at Accorde Fund Management, previously worked as Head of Research at Concorde Securities Ltd.

Péter Juhász, PhD, CFA is the secretary of CFA Society Hungary. He is an associate professor of finance at Corvinus University of Budapest. His field of research includes business valuation, financial modelling, and competitiveness of firms. Besides he also regularly acts as a business consultant and trainer.

Norbert Kiss-Mihály, CFA, FRM is the vice-president and a member of the board of CFA Society Hungary. Norbert works for the central bank of Hungary (Magyar Nemzeti Bank) as the Head of FX Reserves Investment Strategy Department. He joined to the bank in 2003, and has been dealing with several different central bank issues since then. Norbert graduated from Corvinus University of Budapest as an MSc Finance student. He completed the FRM program, too.

Gábor Szentirmai, CFA is a member of the board of CFA Society Hungary. Gábor works as senior associate for Heal Partners Ltd., an independent financial advisory firm operating in Central and Eastern Europe. He does project management in various M&A transactions either on the sell-side or on the buy-side and he also regularly does company valuation exercises. Gábor graduated from Corvinus University of Budapest as an MSc Finance student and in the course of his studies he also spent two semesters in Germany at Otto Friedrich Universität, Bamberg.

Tamas Pletser, CFA – Member of the Board. Equity analyst specializing in EMEA Oil&Gas sector with 20 years of experience.

 

PAST PRESIDENTS

Istvan Preda, CFA (2000 - 2003)
Gabor Asztalos, CFA (2003 - 2004)
Istvan Preda, CFA (2004 - 2005)
Peter Varga, CFA (2005 - 2016)

 

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