Business, financial and public affairs consultancy
Avantgarde Group was established relatively recently, in 2003, but its senior executives have a wealth of experience in the rapidly developing Hungarian market, and the firm has quickly established itself as a leader in the corporate, financial and public affairs sector of the business.
Managing director Attila Schillinger has more than a decade corporate communications and public affairs experience, having worked in London as a director of both The Rowland Company and August.One Communications and in Germany as managing director of Waggener Edstrom’s office there. Public affairs expert Janos Kurdy-Feher was communications director of the Minister for Transport, Telecommunications & Water Management and has agency experience with Hill & Knowlton. Dora Csaszi, director of business communications, has over a decade consumer communications experience in the FMCG and banking sectors and held marketing communications positions at Budapest Bank/GE Capital and Nestle. And Ákos Pöltl, managing director of Avantgarde’s newzeus subsidiary, developed the first Hungarian media coverage analysis and reporting software.Avantgarde has become one of the most significant privatization advisors in