PwC Hungary appoints new directors
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PwC Hungary has announced the appointment of new directors effective October 1. András Horváth and Emőke Szántó-Kapornay will strengthen PwC’s insurance practice, while Ádám Gusztáv Nagy will be in charge of technology consulting. In September, the company also welcomed Imre Somogyi as director of financial advisory services.
András Horváth joined the insurance department of PwC Hungary in 2005. His current clients include companies in the energy, automotive and trade sectors, and he has also gained significant experience in supporting clients. of the pharmaceutical industry. In addition to his insurance related work, he places great emphasis on supporting business development and automation, and also focuses on talent management. He holds a Masters in Economics from the Faculty of Economics of the University of Pécs. During his tenure at PwC, he became a Chartered Auditor, Tax Advisor and Chartered Accountant by ACCA.
Ádám Gusztáv Nagy joined the technology consulting business of PwC Hungary in 2011, where he later founded the digital consulting practice, which he continues to lead. He specializes in exploring the business impact of new emerging technologies and digitization, and crafting responses to them for clients, from strategy creation to business development and implementation. software. He has also acquired significant experience in strategic change management projects in the energy, telecommunications and financial services sectors, as well as in the management of major IT changes. He was instrumental in launching the PwC Consulting Challenge case study competition series. He obtained a BA in Business Informatics from Corvinus University, followed by an MBA.
Imre Somogyi has been strengthening the company’s consulting practice as a director since September. In his new role, he is responsible for improving financial advisory services. Imre has successfully led projects in other Big Four and strategic consulting firms in recent years. He has worked with several European banks on projects related to front-end efficiency, customer acquisition, product strategy, pricing and operational efficiency. His main areas of interest are banking services for SMEs and the development of digital sales channels. He graduated from Corvinus University and studied business at Copenhagen Business School and the University of South Wales. In 2019, he obtained a qualification in the Fintech program at the Säid Business School at the University of Oxford.
Emőke Szántó-Kapornay joined PwC Hungary almost 20 years ago and mainly worked in insurance. She also spent a few years in accounting consulting and within the PwC Academy team, and actively participates in the firm’s training activity. Emőke specializes in the financial sector and has worked in recent years with almost all banks present in Hungary on audits or other advisory and due diligence assignments. She graduated from Corvinus University in Budapest, specializing in finance and business valuation. She is also a graduate of ACCA (FCCA).
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