Electrical Engineer, Technical physicist, CEO / Founder
As an Electrical Engineer Árpád Burányi has almost 30 years of experience in IT & Telecom, as a successful entrepreneur gained more than 25 years of experience in Marketing & Media. He studied MBA and economics as well. He speaks five languages fluently, has lived in 10 countries and has gathered entrepreneurial experience in 13 countries. He organized successful TV launch campaigns of major international companies including Shell, BBC, Microsoft, Nokia, US West & Bosch. As an angel investor he`s actively been supporting marketable ideas and companies. With 14 years of business experience in Brazil, his main focus is on bringing and introducing digital media, mobile, e-commerce and other technologies to the Brazilian market and to the TV Channels, Telecom and Teleshopping companies Worldwide.
Mathematician, Computer Scientist, Economist, Scientific Counsel, US Market
Experienced artificial intelligence researcher, Dr. Kondacs is the technology domain expert in the team. Before completing his Ph.D. at MIT, he worked in business development and marketing at telecom companies. Dr. Kondacs completed his postdoctoral work at the University of Chicago on speech recognition. He also holds a diploma in Economics from the University of Cambridge, and an M.Sc. in Mathematics from Eötvös Lóránd University (ELTE). Lived for ten years in the US, where, besides his scientific work, he was part of the startup ecosystem of the best US universities and honed his entrepreneurial thinking. Speaks English and Hungarian. He also gained useful experience within his own tech startups. As an alumni of the EEF (European Entrepreneurship Foundation) and a bootstrapper himself, Dr. Kondacs is a great asset for the future projects of License Marketing.
Medical Doctor, Linguist, Scientific Counsel, Latin American markets
Dr. Barbara Targos has an MA in linguistics and an MD of general medicine from the “National University of Cordoba”, one of the oldest universities of Latin America. She also studied health related Economics. Dr. Targos has several years of experience in clinical and pharmaceutical research and management that she gained at multinational pharmaceutical and research companies. Her main domain is project management. Dr. Targos lived in Argentina for ten years and spent longer periods in Spain and England. She speaks fluent Spanish, English, German and Hungarian. Within License Marketing she is in charge of health related projects and projects related to Spanish speaking markets.
Lawyer, Legal Counsel, Europe
Dr. Kond Kovàcs assures the legal background for our European operations. A Corporate Law specialist, an honorary associate professor of Szent Istvàn University in Hungary and the legal representative of the founder for almost 20 years. He speaks English and Hungarian. Dr. Kovács has an entrepreneurial approach and a wide client base including owners of intellectual property and technological companies.
Lawyer, Legal Counsel, Latin America
Dr. Paulo Heraldo is the team's legal specialist in Brazil. He obtained a Master of Law diploma from the reputable Ibmec Business School and gained experience at KPMG at a very young age. Besides Portuguese he speaks English, Spanish and French. His domain is international, corporate and intellectual property law as well as telecom and media law. Since 2007 Dr. Paulo Heraldo is the legal representative of Árpád Burányi in Brazil with whom they broadcasted several thousand hours of special quiz shows on the biggest Brazilian TV channels. Several technology companies can be found within his clientèle. He was responsible for the preparation and legal introduction of the Samsung Galaxy phones into the Brazilian market as well as a Pan-Latin American telecom project of Mr. Carlos Slim's America Movil.
Economist, Business Development
Tamás Katona has several years of experience working with multinational companies in the field of e-marketing. Earlier he was managing the different aspects of investment processes between the Hungarian Government and Fortune 500 companies. He speaks English, German, Spanish and Hungarian. As an EEF Alumni and small business co-founder possesses deep knowledge and understanding about the challenges of the SME sector. He is an avid learner studying the ever changing impact of social, business and technological aspects on human behaviour and culture. His primary role is to identify, monitor and screen diverse cooperation opportunities, also to build and maintain relationships on a Global scale with possible future partners of License Marketing. As a US citizen, he can be also very useful for License Marketing in our US operations.
Computer Scientist, Economist, Scientific Counsel
The youngest member of our team is Barnabás Nagy, a consultant for the IT development of License Marketing and its partners. Graduated from the Faculty of Economics of the University of Pécs where he finished his Bachelor and Master studies in the field of Business Information. He speaks English, German and Hungarian. Currently, he is doing his doctoral research at the Eötvös Loránd University Faculty of Informatics on the topic of semantic modelling (NLP) and artificial intelligence-based data processing. In addition to his university studies, he has been engaged nearly a decade in programming and as a project manager of many IT projects for the Hungarian Academy of Sciences and several large companies. His theoretical knowledge of economics combined with a decade of programming experience and striving perfectionism represents significant value for License Marketing.
Commercials, TV content creation and broadcasting, Design, Brand identity
János Geng is a veteran in the field of television with serious insight and experience. He has been working with Árpád Burányi for more than 17 years, they created hundreds of commercial ads and short films together. János has also been working with a well known TV personality Sándor Friderikusz, providing the technical and TV background for his shows for more than two decades. He was the first in Hungary to start broadcast streaming through the internet called HotSpot TV back to 2007. Besides commercials, recorded and live TV shows, reference films, reports, andlive commentaries, also special streaming broadcasts belong to his name. He also does design and brand identity creation, speaks English and Hungarian. Currently lives in London from where he operates his Budapest based TV studio.