Board member becomes new owner of Századvég
Kristóf Szalay-Bobrovniczky acquired more than 50% of the voting interest in Századvég Gazdaságkutató, the research firm best known for advising the FIDESZ-KDNP government on economic matters, Századvég-owned napid.hu reported on Sunday.
Previously a member of the board, Szalay-Bobrovniczky has been a minority shareholder in the firm founded in 2012 by Péter Heim and current government spokesperson András Giró-Szász. György Barcza, who recently gave up his editor-in-chief position at business daily Napi Gazdaság, to become CEO of Államadósság Kezelő Központ Zrt., is also on the company’s board of directors.
SUPPORT THE BUDAPEST BUSINESS JOURNAL
Producing journalism that is worthy of the name is a costly business. For 27 years, the publishers, editors and reporters of the Budapest Business Journal have striven to bring you business news that works, information that you can trust, that is factual, accurate and presented without fear or favor.
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.