Dr. Levente Kovács


Dr. Levente Kovács
Secretary General
Hungarian Banking Association


Levente Kovács became in 2011 Secretary General of Hungarian Banking Association. Prior taking up his assignment he served for 6 years as Group Head at KDB Bank. For more than one and a half decade he worked in high ranking positions in banking industry. He had been Managing Director at GIRO Ltd. from 2002 to 2006, Managing Director at Budapest Bank from 1999 to 2002, beforehand he had been Managing Director at HypoVereinsbank for 2 years and different positions at CIB Bank for 3 years.
In addition to his professional functions he holds several honorary, high level positions in financial industry and educational field. He is assistant professor and head of International Finance Department in University of Miskolc. He is a member of various other Boards including Asian Financial Cooperation Association, European Banking Federation, Hungarian Automated Clearing House, Hungarian Credit Guarantee Ltd., Hungarian Deposit Insurance Company and he is a member of editorial boards of several scientific publications.
He is a Master of Science in Mathematics and Physics, Master of Business Administration, Ph.D. and Habilitation.