Eszter Szabó

Founder and President of Women/Business/Angels


Founder and first President of Women/Business/Angels (2017). She has 15+ years experience of Corporate Communications, PA & GR at regional executive level in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) with GE (1996-2015) and with the government. An Honorary Professor at Budapest Business School, the leading business school of Hungary. Since 2016 a member of Krynica Economic Forum’s Program Council (Poland) and co-chair of the Hungarian Female Leadership Roundtable. She is positive about Central Europe’s future as an emerging innovation hub in the digital era for the world if stakeholders co-created it (#CEEforInnovationHub). A businesswoman with a heart in today’s digital era.

Mentoring topic:  Executive career, business angel investment, early stage investment

I offer a rare regional executive experience at a global company in CEE (former communist countries). I am one of the few female business angel investors, I am the president of Women/Business/Angels Association that would like to grow the number of women in innovation decision making in CEE.

What is the best advice you have ever gained?

Take your chances.

How do you refill your energy?


What do you do when you can’t do something, as you imagined?

Try it another way.