Balázs Ács, György Martin Hajdu Phd, Dávid Tibor, Dirk Theuns, András Kazár
CVs of the board of directors:
Dávid Tibor CEO he graduated as an economist from the College of Modern Business Studies in 1999 and speaks fluent German and English. He got an intermediate bank advisory diploma along with the college degree. He is a devotee of the lifelong learning therefore he continuously participates on business trainings and he develops his manager abilities by using international literatures.
He is the CEO of Masterplast Plc.
In 2007, in the election of „The Entrepreneur of the Year” award program -organized by Ernst&Young- he won the title of „The promise of the future” .
In 2008 he was among the world's three most creative young entrepreneur elected by Junior Chamber International in New-Delhi.
In 2009 he received the award „Young Manager of the Year 2009” from the Managers National Association.
He is married with three children. His hobbies are football, snowboarding and he used to be a show-rider. He lives in Székesfehérvár with his family.
Balázs Ács vice president, he graduated from Széchenyi István Collage in Győr as a civil engineer in 1999. With Dávid Tibor they founded their mutual company Masterplast Plc as an Ltd in 1997. He is married, he is the father of 3 children. He does sports in his free time, one of his favourite is ice hockey. Balázs likes travelling and he is interested in old timer cars. He lives in Székesfehérvár with his family.
András Kazár is Vice President at UniCreditCorporate Finance Advisory. As an investment banking expert he works dominantly in Hungary in cooperation with the Vienna headquarter of UniCredit. He has more than 12 years of experience in corporate finance, he participated in several landmark M&A transactions in Hungary as advisor. Earlier in his carrier he worked in the corporate finance team of Concorde Group, and also at PricewaterhouseCoopers as M&A advisor. Before 2001, he was a market risk analyst at ABN AMRO and Bank Austria. He graduated with a degree in finance from the Budapest University of Economics in 1998, and obtained a postgraduate law degree in 1999 from the Faculty of Law and Political Sciences at Eötvös Loránd University. András lives in Budapest with his family.
Dirk Theuns started his career as a sales and marketing manager with Atab, a leading roofing and waterproofing manufacturer in the Benelux countries. During the first decade of his career, he mainly focused on commercial and business development of Atab's home markets, and strongly developed the export business in Scandinavia, South-East Asia, central and eastern European countries. As from 2002, he became European business development manager of IKO. He is the CEO of several IKO companies in Belgium, the Netherlands and France. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Chamber of Commerce of Antwerp. He is the president of the project 'lead plants/lead companies', a project of the Flemish Government known as 'industry plan 2020', aiming at increasing the performance excellence of Flemish Subsidiaries of International Groups and Flemish International companies. He lives in Belgium with his family.
Mr György Martin-Hajdu is a financial expert with more than 25 years of professional experience. He worked in the banking sector for 12 years, first at BNK-KH-Dresdner Bank in the area of structured finance, then at MeesPierson Euramerica as corporate financial adviser, later as a senior partner at Concorde Securities Group. He had a major role in many IPOs, acquisitions and venture capital investment transactions. At present, he works as a freelancer, with focus on organizational development and coaching, and at the same time he is also active as financial adviser. He is an honorary associate professor at the Corvinus University of Budapest, where he teaches applied corporate valuation. He graduated at the Karoly Marx University of Economic Sciences in 1987, and studied finance as a Soros scholar in Oxford between 1987 and 1988. He earned his university doctoral title in 1993. Currently he lives in Budapest with his family.