Emese Danks


For more than twenty years Emese has been working in the field of communication for domestic and international companies, both in Hungary and abroad.

She currently works as a consultant and mentor in various sectors, in sport, civil society and business.

Previously, she was the Executive Director of the UNICEF Hungary, the Hungarian Committee of the world’s largest children’s rights organisation. During her decades-long leadership career, she held positions as Director of Communications at Erste Bank Hungary, Tesco Hungary, Malév. In addition to managing the overall internal and external communications of companies, she has extensive experience in crisis communications. She also worked as a senior consultant at the Austrian headhunting firm Dr. Pendl & Dr. Piswanger.

Emese became nationally known as a spokesperson for the Government of the Republic of Hungary, despite having only been in this position for seven months.

She has a wide network of government and business contacts and is involved in a number of professional activities, including membership in the Hungarian Marketing Association – Decision Makers Club, the Hungarian Business Leaders Forum, the Women Leaders Forum.