Meet the team

Meet the team

The aim of the Budapest and Hungarian Convention Bureau’s team is to strengthen the position of Hungary and Budapest in the meetings industry, realising extensive and up-to-date communication about our MICE tourism offer. 

Meet our team members:

Anna BÉKEFI
Managing Director
As head of the integrated organisation of Budapest and Hungarian Convention Bureau, also putting her high-level relations at its service, Anna is dedicated to the success of the capital and Hungary as a MICE destination.
As head of the integrated organisation of Budapest and Hungarian Convention Bureau, also putting her high-level relations at its service, Anna is dedicated to the success of the capital and Hungary as a MICE destination.
Gabriella BECSEI
Destination Marketing Expert
Hungary and its capital, Budapest boast a particularly vibrant scientific life, which, combined with the association market’s potential, provides the capital with an opportunity to organise congresses on a regular basis. Gabriella helps the work of associations representing the healthcare sector.
Hungary and its capital, Budapest boast a particularly vibrant scientific life, which, combined with the association market’s potential, provides the capital with an opportunity to organise congresses on a regular basis. Gabriella helps the work of associations representing the healthcare sector.
Laura FLORIAN
Destination Marketing Expert
Laura with her international background in hospitality & event industry is committed to attract corporate clients and Associations to an unique destination, Budapest.
Laura with her international background in hospitality & event industry is committed to attract corporate clients and Associations to an unique destination, Budapest.
Eszter ZSIGMOND
Destination Relationship Manager
Utilizing her previous professional experience, as the event and key relations manager of HCB, Eszter’s duty is organising the foreign fair appearances, and international events of the Convention Bureau, keeping connection with the representatives of the profession and negotiating with its strategic partners.
Utilizing her previous professional experience, as the event and key relations manager of HCB, Eszter’s duty is organising the foreign fair appearances, and international events of the Convention Bureau, keeping connection with the representatives of the profession and negotiating with its strategic partners.
Katalin HOLUB
PR and Communications Expert
As a member of the Hungarian delegation at the Expo in Sevilla, she had her first opportunity to promote Hungary. After twenty-year experience as a PR specialist, she supports the Budapest and Hungarian Convention Bureau with her accumulated knowledge of communication.
As a member of the Hungarian delegation at the Expo in Sevilla, she had her first opportunity to promote Hungary. After twenty-year experience as a PR specialist, she supports the Budapest and Hungarian Convention Bureau with her accumulated knowledge of communication.
Anna SIMON
Research and Statistics Manager
Anna is responsible for research and analysis, evaluating international; domestic trends and studies of the meetings industry and monitoring the International Congress and Convention Association’s (ICCA) research activity, thus providing partners with up-to-date knowledge and statistics.
Anna is responsible for research and analysis, evaluating international; domestic trends and studies of the meetings industry and monitoring the International Congress and Convention Association’s (ICCA) research activity, thus providing partners with up-to-date knowledge and statistics.
Vivien KURUCSAI
Office Manager
Vivien is responsible for organizing and coordinating administration duties and office procedures in a dynamic and efficient manner. In line with her Office Management duties, Vivien also provides a high level of administrative support to the CEO as well as maintains tasks required by the CEO on a high-quality level.
Vivien is responsible for organizing and coordinating administration duties and office procedures in a dynamic and efficient manner. In line with her Office Management duties, Vivien also provides a high level of administrative support to the CEO as well as maintains tasks required by the CEO on a high-quality level.
Kata Szabó
Sustainability Coordinator
Committed to a gradual transition to sustainable solutions in the meetings industry, Hungarian Convention Bureau takes on its mission to actively contribute to a shift to regenerative tourism and inspire positive changes. Kata, wholeheartedly committed to a viable, green future, assists HCB with green strategy, green meetings and education.
Committed to a gradual transition to sustainable solutions in the meetings industry, Hungarian Convention Bureau takes on its mission to actively contribute to a shift to regenerative tourism and inspire positive changes. Kata, wholeheartedly committed to a viable, green future, assists HCB with green strategy, green meetings and education.