Speakers

Dániel Mráz

CEO Financial and Business Development Area
Prolan Group

on stage

27 Mar 2018 , 14:45 - 16:00 @

Social Benefits of Mobility Development – How Can We Reduce Transport Poverty in CEE?

about

Professional Background

2013-                  

Member of the Board, since 2016 co-CEO, Prolan Irányítástechnikai Zrt. (prolan.hu) leading developer of railway automation and utility management systems in Hungary with 30+ years of background in the industry and 230 employees.

2016                    

Member of the Supervisory board at Vasútvillamosító Kft. (vasutvill.hu) leading constructor of railway catenary systems since 1949 (majority owned by EZ Praha).

2008-2013       

Member, Hungarian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (since 2008 as the representative of MPCF)

2011-2015        

Advisor and Investor of businesses by managing a venture fund and offering strategic advisory for SMEs of the CEE region especially regarding succession scenarios and growth management

2006-2011        

Partner, MP Corporate Finance Group (mpcf.net) (previously representative of MP Corporate Finance Group in Hungary and Romania) Dynamic M&A advisory boutique specialized on the industry, HQ in Vienna, personally responsible for technology

2004-2005       

Co-founding and managing tech ventures in various fields (innovative telco solutions, document management, interactive dictionary, art pieces trade platform, etc)

2003-2004        

Surveillance officer in charge of international relations, later Head of Section

Hungarian Financial Supervisory Authority (PSZÁF, now it is covered by the National Bank, mnb.hu)

1999-2002       

Trainee at chocolate manufacturer Stollwerck, later at Malév Hungarian Airlines Analyst, at business daily Világgazdaság (Companies & Markets, Financials)

Studies

2002                    

Budapest University of Economic Science and Public Administration (BKÁE now Corvinus)

MA, Degree in International Relations and Managerial Economics

2001                    

Pázmány Péter Catholic University (PPKE JÁK)

Faculty of Law (two Semesters)

2000                    

Bielefeld University (Germany, one Semester)

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