Margit BATTHYANY – SCHMIDT
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Member of the Board of Directors
Studied psychology, sociology at the Károly Gáspár University in Budapest and international marketing at the High School for Foreign Trade. Languages: Hungarian (mother language), fluent in English, German and Russian.
Owner and CEO of private Companies: Batthyany Művészeti és Szolgáltató Kft. (Real estate management and cultural events management), Schmidt Kft. (Modern art gallery), Batthyany Rt., ZAI kft. (Agriculture, hunting and real estate development).
Official functions: 1990 – 1991 Prime Minister’s Office, Head of Department (Economic sectors meetings and in charge of first assistance to foreign guests.) Later foreign trade representative, UNIDO sponsored presentation of Hungarian know-how in India.
Science and Education: Teacher for Russian language, Kossuth Lajos University, Debrecen: Involved in the research project „Employment strategies for country side, development of the society and standard of living, socialization, adapting capacities to the changes.”
Presently organising events, e.g the „New Society Salon” and conferences for the Hungarian Christian Democratic Party in co-operation with Mr. Peter Harrach, Vice-President of the Parliament.