Tamás Kollár

MD Hungary, Partner

Tax advisor and Chartered Certified Statutory Auditor with more than 15 years of financial experience in accounting, auditing and tax advisory in diverse senior roles within various industries. As an experienced interim manager I have proven record in understanding business objectives and translating those into optimized financial solutions while managing stakeholders and partnering with C level executives.  

I’m inspired by building up and managing financial teams, facilitating integration and change management initiatives. I enjoy challenging the status quo and creating value by continuous improvement. Since I follow this mindset not only in my professional career but also in my  personal life I regularly look for opportunities to challenge my limits and to develop as an athlete and triathlete in addition to supporting others as a fitness instructor. 

„Without continual growth and progress, such word as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning” – Benjamin Franklin 

Béla Kakuk

CEO, Partner

Being CEO of a regional firm, I share my time between our Warsaw and Budapest offices. I am an ACCA qualified professional, registered Tax Advisor and graduated at Hult International Business School, an FT and Economist top-ranked international MBA.

I am passionate about the new generation and gained honorary university professor title at Budapest Business School.

Being a professional athlete for more than a decade helped me creating a never-ending commitment toward perfectionism. Running remained my hobby still today.

“Taking it easy won’t take you anywhere.”

Tomasz Ataman

MD Poland, Partner

I have over 14 years of professional experience including business process outsourcing, shared services centers (SSC) and business advisory as well as implementing critical and complex changes in challenging and diversified environment. I also specialize in restructuring, organization and process transformations, strategy development and margin enhancement. I am Polish Chartered Auditor and used to work for such companies like KPMG and Deloitte.

In addition to being passionate about technology innovations, whether it supports my work or my private life, I practise a wide spectrum of sports both in Summer and Winter season. I am a father of 2 energetic sons and devoted fan of handball.

„Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.”

Albert Einstein

Judit Gudman

Client Service Director, Partner

Along my 14 years in the accounting and payroll outsourcing business, I achieved a good sense of understanding Clients’ needs and pain points. I delivered solutions by leading complex system deployments, service implementations and payroll process transformations.

I have a passion for building great teams having coherent set of values. Personality, competences and core values come first when appointing new colleagues. I believe we need to challenge the ordinary, how we think and act, towards further developments.

I have a son, who teaches me the most about myself, while he is my biggest supporter on my half marathon races.

„A clear purpose will unite you as you move forward, values will guide your behavior, and goals will focus your energy.”

Kenneth H. Blanchard

László Kovács

Payroll Manager, Partner

I have more than 14 years of professional experience in payroll, and more than 10 years in management positions. On top of my Economist degree I took the path towards taxes and acquired a Tax Advisor certification. I love when technology is serving procedures well, therefore my specialty and passion became creating and managing technology based payroll processes.

I believe that with an optimal combination of team spirit and individual strengths you can achieve your goals much easier.

I love to travel the world and discover new routes on our bicycles with my wife.

„Just focus on the task and the rest will follow.”

Krisztina Benkő

HR Manager, Partner

I am an HR person who is not afraid of reading a balance sheet. I have a solid business background, was leading a team in accounting several years. I am a passionate reader and learner, I am a „work in progress”. I am hoping to finish my MBA studies this June.

I believe I have the gift of encouraging others. If I manage to inspire someone that is leading to a next level in his/her carrier, I am the happiest person. I hope there are a few examples for this out there.

I am a working Mom, feeling like a juggler.

„The most important measure of how good a game I played was how much better I’d made my teammates play.”

(Bill Russel, NBA player)