HE Laszlo Szabo

Ambassador of Hungary

Place and date of birth:     Debrecen, 13 June, 1965

Marital status:                 Married, with three children

Professional Experience

Embassy of Hungary in Washington DC

Ambassador                                                                                                                                         from July 2017
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MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND TRADE, HUNGARY
www.kormany.hu

Deputy Minister, Parliamentary State Secretary from October 2014                             

State Secretary for Foreign Affairs and Trade from June 2014 ___________________________________________________________________
TEVA Hungary Ltd., BUDAPEST,
www.teva.hu

Chief Executive Officer                                                                                                                               2010-2014 ___________________________________________________________________

ELI LILLY AND COMPANY, INDIANAPOLIS, IN.
www.lilly.com

Vice President, China, HR                                                                                                                     2010                                                                                    

Senior Director, Human Resources, Global Medical, Regulatory, and Patient Safety  2008-2010                                 

General Manager Hungary                                                                                                                   2003-2007      

Director, Human Resources, Central and Eastern Europe, Africa, Middle-East            2001-2003                                          

Country Manager, New Zealand and the South-Pacific                                                             1999-2000                                                                                  

HR Associate and Team-leader, United Kingdom                                                                        1998-1999

Sales manager, Wales, UK                                                                                                                     1997-1998                                                                                                                              

Marketing Co-ordinator and Product Manager, Hungary                                                        1994-1997                                                                                

Medical Sales Representative                                                                                                              1993-1994

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Medical University, DEBRECEN, Hungary (DEOEC)

http://www.deoec.hu

General Physician, 1st Department of Surgery                                                                                                  1990-1993

Education & Certifications

Medical University, DEBRECENI Hungary (DOTE)

http://aok.unideb.hu/

Doctor of Medicine, Debrecen Medical University, Hungary                                                         1990

Affiliations

Hungarian Chamber of Physicians                                                                                                                1990 to present

Member of the Board of Directors of RMI (Researched Medicines Industry Association) in New Zealand
1999-2000

Corporate Leadership Council (CLC)                                                                                                           2001 to present

Co-Chair of the local American Working Group of PhRMA in Hungary                                               2004-2007

Member of the Board, Association of Innovative Pharmaceutical Manufacturers (AIPM) in Hungary 2005-2007

Member of the Board, Association of Hungarian Pharmaceutical Manufacturers                             2010 to present

Member of the Economic Committee, University of Debrecen                                                               2011 to present

Member of the Investors’ Committee of AmCham                                                                                     2011 to present

Member of the Innovation Advisory Board at the Ministry for National Economy                             2012-2013

Summa Artium Hungary Award, Maecenas of Debrecen Award                                                             2012, 2013

Gold Cross of Merit of Hungary                                                                                                                               2013

  

June 7, 2018 at the The Hay-Adams Hotel