Dr. Levente ZsemberyCEO, Member of the Board
Levente Zsembery earned his PhD in Financial Risk Management from the Budapest University of Economics in 2004, and his undergraduate degree in Finance in 1996 from the same institution. Since 1996, he has lectured at the University’s Institute of Finance. He also teaches courses in corporate finance, risk management and investment calculation at the Institute for Training and Consulting in Banking, at the Central European Training Centre for Brokers, and for MBA programs.
Dr. Zsembery served as consultant to the Ministry of Education, the Student Loan Center and later the Hungarian Development Bank (MFB), where he helped to develop and restructure the Hungarian student loan program. He advised the Budapest Stock Exchange in preparing for the unified European capital market regulation system, and served as a consultant to the Hungarian Financial Supervisory Authority (PSZÁF) in the Brau Union case.
In 2005-2006, Dr. Zsembery worked as Director of Capital Market Transactions for the Hungarian State Motorway Management Company. Between 2006 and 2010, he was Director of UniCredit CAIB Hungary, Hungary’s leading Hungarian investment bank. He was involved in significant transactions including privatization of the Hungarian airline Malév, sale of MÁV Cargo and BorsodChem subsidiaries, and the Richter Gedeon exchangeable bond issue. He has served as CEO of the Fund Management Company since 2010. Dr. Zsembery is an active member of the HVCA (Hungarian Venture Capital Association), serving as its Chairman since 2015.