Faculty & Corporate Professionals Teaching In The Program


ARATÓ, Bence: corporate professional, BI expert with 2+ decades' experience, was senior data architect at WizzAir, now executive director of BI Consulting Ltd. & organizer of Budapest BI Forum.

andras-danis-finance-professor-ceuDANIS, András: Associate Professor, former Scheller College of Business, Georgia Tech faculty. PhD from WU Vienna, extensive finance research.


DAROCZI, Gergely: corporate professional, PhD in stats, experienced data engineer, R programmer. Led tech teams at survey firms, joined System1.com, co-founder of Rx Studio.

ipacs-laura-professor-CEUIPACS, Laura: corporate professional & instructor. MBA from Imperial College Business School (UK). Certified Accountant (ACCA). Former finance director at DuPont and Hasbro.

juhasz-peter-professor-ceuJUHASZ, Peter: Associate Professor, research: business valuation, finance, ethics, simulation. Ernst & Young senior trainer in finance topics. CFA charter holder. SME management consultant.

kaposvari-anna-professor-ceuKAPOSVARI, Anna: corporate professional, HR consultant, teacher, and coach. Deputy HR Director at Heidelberg Cement. Specializes in career consultations, change support, and onboarding coaching.

koren-miklos-professor-ceu KOREN, Miklos Professor, international trade & development expert, prolific journal author, Harvard Ph.D., prior roles at New York Federal Bank & Princeton University.

kozma-andrea-professor-ceuKOZMA, Andrea corporate professional with LLM, MBA, LBS cert in Corporate Finance, US Entrepreneurial Mindshift Certificate, and INSEAD's Innovation in the Age of Disruption Certificate.

tomy-lee-professor-finance-ceu LEE, Tomy Assistant Professor at CEU, PhD from Univ. of Toronto. Research: financial markets, high-frequency trading, finance information.

arieda-muco-professor-ceuMUCO, Arieda: Assistant Professor, Ph.D. in Economics from Stockholm School of Economics. Research combines Political and Development Economics, leveraging advanced methodologies.

pandi-zsolt-professor-ceuPANDI, Zsolt: corporate professional, Co-CEO at DAA Labs, a data science startup. Former 16-year tenure at Morgan Stanley, including Head of Risk Analytics and Head of Fixed Income Devision.

schallo-laszlo-professor-ceuSALLO, Laszlo corporate professional, Senior IT Manager, Nokia, Oracle, UBS & Deutsche Bank projects. Key role in EPAM's growth. Agile Project Management expert.

schindele-ibolya-professor-finance-ceu SCHINDELE, Ibolya Associate Professor, ex-University of Vienna, EDHEC Business School, Toulouse Business School, and BI Norwegian Business School. PhD in Financial Economics, extensive finance research.

szarvas-professor-ceuSZARVAS, Krisztina: corporate professional,15 years of international corporate experience (Telenor, Schwarzkopf, Henkel CEE), 10 years of entrepreneurship, bootstrapping startups and consulting.

christan-schopper-professor-ceuSCHOPPER, Christian working professional, corporate finance expert, experience with Morgan Stanley, Merrill Lynch, UniCredit, Raiffeisen. Holds multiple doctorates.

szalay-szabolcs-professor-ceu SZALAY, Szabolcs corporate professional, Partner at Boston Consulting Group (BCG), 20+ years advising financial services. Expert in Banking IT and Post Merger Integration.


TAJTI, Tibor Law Professor at CEU, corporate counsel, extensive international experience. Expertise: secured transactions, bankruptcy law, corporate law.

toth-zoli-professor-ceuTOTH, Zoltan corporate professional & industry expert, CTO of Datapao. 15+ years in data-intensive apps. Scaled Prezi's Big Data infrastructure, worked with RapidMiner.


VOROS, Tibor corporate professional and senior lecturer at CEU, innovation award winner, extensive research in IT and finance. MSc in Maths, Physics, and IT.

adam-zawadowski-professor-ceuZAWADOWSKI, Adam: Associate Professor, formerly at Boston University, PhD from Princeton. Researches financial frictions, liquidity, credit default swaps, and networks.

MS in Finance Advisory Committee

CEU MS in Finance Advisory Committee Meeting

The MS in Finance Advisory Committee is a working group of senior executives offering professional guidance. It meets regularly to

  • advise on the curriculum to ensure professionally relevant training
  • contribute courses, case studies, simulations, site visits
  • assist with internships, consulting projects, career placements
  • set professional standards, contribute to the program’s credibility and reputation.

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CEU MS in Finance Finance@CEU expert speaker series

This expert speaker series brings you industry people working at the daily cutting edge of finance. Guests deliver talks, case studies and simulations at CEU or off campus. The series covers a wide range of topical themes, institutions and roles.

The Finance@CEU course in run in each spring term.

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