Peter Benedek, economist, graduated from the College of Finance and Accounting. His career started in the banking sector, has been working in the international payments and treasury areas. Afterwards he has been employed by the Hungarian subsidiary of IBM. At the beginning he was responsible for key customer relations, than he became the manager of the department. Later he continued his carrier as regional manager for Central-Europe in different centers of IBM, and had worked in Wien and Prague for several years. Finally from 2015 he has served as Chief Executive Officer of IBM Hungary. In 2017 he took a big step of change to the role of the managing director of the Blockchain Competence Center Ltd. During his career he took part in projects involving strategy development, operational transformations and IT in several large companies and in the government sector as well from design to implementation.