dr. Balog Ádám

dr. Balog Ádám

dr. Balog Ádám

President & CEO, MKB Bank Nyrt.

Dr Balog is an economist and lawyer. Dr. Ádám Balog graduated at the Budapest University of Economic Sciences and Public Administration, Faculty of Business Administration in 2003. He earned a master’s degree at the Community of European Management Schools International Management in 2005, and went on to obtain a law degree at the Pázmány Péter Catholic University, Faculty of Law and Political Sciences in 2007.

Between 2003 and 2010 at the Tax Department of Pricewaterhouse Coopers Hungary Ltd. Between 2010 and 2013 he worked as Deputy State Secretary responsible for taxation matters at the Ministry for National Economy.
Between March 2013 and July 2015 he was Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Hungary and member of the Monetary Council. He has participated in Hungary’s fiscal and monetary stabilisation between 2010 and 2015. Since July 2015 he has been the President & CEO of MKB Bank.  Between March 2016 and January 2019 he was the member of the Board of Budapest Stock Exchange. Since October 2019 he has been the member of the Board of OPUS Global Nyrt. Dr. Ádám Balog is the member of the Board of the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry. He is the vice president of the Hungarian Economic Association. Dr Balog is holder of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Hungary, Officer’s Cross.