Zoltán Bakonyi




Address(es) Hungary 7400 Kaposvár, 104 Kisfaludy street
Telephone(s) +36 30 504 08 04

Nationality Hungarian
Date of birth 8th June, 1988
Gender Male

Work experience

Occupation or position held
Global trainee in innovation management

Main activities and responsibilities
Market research, strategic and organizational analysis

Name and address of employer
Tata Consultancy Services, New Delhi-Noida, India. 2013. summer

Type of business or sector
IT consultancy, R&D

Occupation or position held
Chairman of Academic Committee of Rajk Laszlo College for Advances Studies

Main activities and responsibilities
Organizing the academic activities of 90 people, 40 courses a year

Name and address of employer
Rajk Laszlo College for Advanced Studies, Budapest, 2011-2012

Occupation or position held

Main activities and responsibilities
Research, business analysis

Name and address of employer
IFUA Horváth and Partners Management Consulting, 2009

Type of business or sector
Strategic consultancy

Education and training

2012- PhD program in Business, Research field: Strategic management and innovation,
Corvinus University of Budapest,

2012 July Financial Management Summer University
Nyenrode University, Utrecht, the Netherlands,

2010-2012 Master in Leadership and management, specialized in Organizational Developing,
Corvinus University of Budapest

2007-2012 Rajk László College for Advanced Studies courses such as
airline industry, railway industry, strategic management, accounting, history of management, theories of firm, globalization, psychology, military history, ancient social history

2006-2010 Bachelor in Business administration and management faculty, specialized in Business Communication
Corvinus University of Budapest

Personal skills and competences

Mother tongue(s) Hungarian

Other language(s) English, Italian
Self-assessment Understanding Speaking Writing
European level (*) Listening Reading Spoken interaction Spoken production
English C1 Proficient user C1 Proficient user C1 Proficient user C1 Proficient user C1 Proficient user
Italian B1 Independent user B2 Independent user B1 Independent user B1 Independent user B2 Independent user
(*) Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

IT skills and competences – Microsoft Office Programs, Advanced
– Stata and SPSS statistical programs, Basics
Artistic skills and competences – Journalist (2006-2009), Közgazdász magazine, Corvinus University of Budapest
– Amateur Dramatics (2009-2012), Rajk Drama Studio

Other skills and competences
Conference participations 2013. St Gallen Symposium, St Gallen University, participation as a member of the “Leaders of Tomorrow” team
2013. Strategizing Practices from the Outliers: Enabling “Big Bang” Innovations Conference, Strategic Management Society, participation with a paper “How Democratic Leadership Enforces Innovation?”
(in Hungarian) Hartyánszky I. – Bakonyi Z. – Bali Á. et al. [2013]. Health Economic Analysis of Heart Transplantation and Artificial Heart Devices. Eurotransplant Conference, 21st November, 2013.
Ábrahám Zs. – Bakonyi Z. [2011]. The Role of the Multinationals – Competitiveness Report About the Hungarian Retail Industry. In Chikán A. (szerk.): Effects of multinational companies on national competitiveness. Corvinus University of Budapest.
Bakonyi Z. [2011]. How CSR Can Be Implemented to the Business Models. In Wimmer Á. (szerk.): Corvinus Student Papers. Corvinus University of Budapest.
Bakonyi Z. [2010]. The Relative View of Casual Ambiguity. Budapest Management Review, Vol. 41. No. 6., pp. 40-49.
Bakonyi Z. [2009]. C. K. Prahalad and the Theory of Multinational Companies. In Prahalad, C.K. [2009]. Toward New Management Paradigms. Alinea – Rajk Publishing, pp. 29-36.

National Awards




University Awards

3rd place, Hungarian Case Study Competition, Corvinus University of Budapest round
Hungarian Scientific Student Conference , 1st place Business Economics section, 3rd place Strategic management section
Pro Scientia Golden Medal of Hungarian Academy of Sciences for prominent student academic performance Hungarian Scientific Student Conference , 1st place Strategic management section

Hungarian Scientific Student Conference, 1st place Strategic Management section.

2008-2012. Pro Universitate Award for prominent performance, Corvinus University of Budapest.

Awards in Scientific Student Conference, Corvinus University of Budapest,
1st place twice, 2nd place three times, 3rd place five times in the following sections:
Strategic management, Management Sciences, Environmental Management, Business Economics, Logistics.

Driving licence

B, driving licences