Lénárd Horgos

A founding partner and director of the international advisory firm Absolvo Consulting, having 15+ years international and CEE-focused experience in various business areas such as growth financing, raising venture capital for scaleups and growing / talented startups in technology & innovation-driven industries, growth strategy formulation and execution, international investor relations and full scale buy-side and sell-side M&A advisory. He manages yearly 10-15 VC/PE and M&A transactions.

Experienced speaker and facilitator of workshops from Budapest to Milan. Lecturer at Hungarian and international business and technology universities in VC/PE, business strategy and entrepreneurship-related topics, mentor/speaker at several regional entrepreneurship programmes. Considers himself rather an agile entrepreneur than a consultant.

Former board member of the Hungarian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (HVCA), founding member of the Hungarian Business Angel Network (HunBAN).

He graduated at the Budapest University of Economic Sciences then followed his business studies by strategy, financing, marketing specializations at MIT and Wharton Business School.