Dávid Tibor president, graduated as an economist from the College of Modern Business Studies in Tatabánya in 1999. In addition to his bachelor’s degree, he got an intermediate banking consulting qualifications. He speaks fluent German and English. He is a devotee of lifelong learning and personal commitment to success through hard work.
In 2007 he won the title of „The promise of the future” in the election of „The Entrepreneur of the Year” award program organized by Ernst&Young. In 2008 he was among the world’s three most creative young entrepreneur elected by Junior Chamber International in New-Delhi. In 2009 he received the award „Young Manager of the Year 2009” from the Managers National Association.
He takes an active role in the further development of building material production in Hungary and in increasing the efficiency of the logistics supply chain. He performs this activity as a chairman of the Hungarian Building Materials Production Section, established under the auspices of the National Federation of Hungarian Building Contractors (ÉVOSZ). He is also a Board Member of the Confederation of Hungarian Employers and Industrialists (MGYOSZ).
He has four children, his hobby is sport. He likes riding a horse in his spare time. He loves football, he is known in the amateur sports life of Fejér County with Masterplast’s football teams. He has been the President of the National Mini-Football Association since 2015.
Balázs Ács vice president, graduated from Széchenyi István Collage in Győr as a civil engineer in 1999. With Dávid Tibor they founded their mutual company Masterplast Plc as an Ltd in 1997. He is a member of the Hungarian Building Materials Production Section, established under the auspices of the National Federation of Hungarian Building Contractors (ÉVOSZ).
He is married, he is the father of 3 children. He does sports in his free time, one of his favourite is ice hockey. Balázs likes travelling and he is interested in old timer cars. He lives in Székesfehérvár with his family.
Margaret Elizabeth Dezse
Margaret is a former Partner of Ernst & Young (EY). She has spent a total of 35 years with the Big 4. Within that period, Margaret was a Partner for 20 years in the areas of Transactions Advisory and Corporate Finance, initially with PwC and the final 10 years with EY.
As a Chartered Accountant born in Canada to Hungarian parents, Margaret started as an auditor in Canada. On coming to Hungary in 1989, her career quickly evolved from audit into the area of privatization and Corporate Finance. Throughout these 30 years she has advised on hundreds of transactions and assisted various types of clients in a variety of industries on strategic and investment decision making. In addition to leading the Corporate Finance and Transactions Advisory Teams in Hungary, she has held five different regional leadership roles in the CEE region, including one year of flying back and forth every week to Kiev when starting a Corporate Finance department in Ukraine.
Further to Masterplast, Margaret is presently an Independent Member of the Board of Directors of Kometa 99 Zrt, as well as Independent Member of the Supervisory Board, and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Echo Investment S.A., and also serves as a member of Supervisory Board of United Way Hungary (a not-for-profit foundation) as well as of Impact Ventures, a social impact-oriented venture capital fund.
Dirk Theuns started his career as a sales and marketing manager at Atab, a leading roofing and waterproofing manufacturer in the Benelux countries. During the first decade of his career, he mainly focused on commercial and business development of Atab’s home markets, and strongly developed the export business in Scandinavia, South-East Asia, central and eastern European countries.
From 2002, he became the European business development manager of IKO. He is the CEO of several IKO companies in Belgium, the Netherlands, and France. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Chamber of Commerce of Antwerp. He is the President of the ‘Economic Plan 2020’ project, supported by the Flemish Government, which aims to develop and support subsidiaries of Flemish multinationals and international group companies. He lives in Belgium with his family.
Bálint leads day-to-day operations at Vöröskő Ltd. (Euronics Hungary), the largest Hungarian-owned electronics retailer. With 1,090 employees and 65 stores throughout the country, they provide expert advice to the consumers.
He earned a BSc in Financial Management and an MSc in International Business. He has led a strategic planning project for the senior management of Europe’s largest CE buying group, Euronics International in Amsterdam, that incorporates over 20 billion EUR turnover across the continent.
In 2017 he has taken over the first group of the family holding Euronics Kft as a managing director, which is responsible for all international bonuses and marketing. As a first step in reshaping the 30+ years old family business, he has acquired one of the oldest electronic brands in the region to set foot in manufacturing with a very clear vertical integration intent.