Dr. Péter Kaderják
Dr. Péter Kaderják has a long-standing academic and decision-making experience in the fields of energy-related regulatory process, including energy and climate policy. Formerly, he had served in several high-level government and regulatory positions. He was Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Policy at the Ministry of Innovation and Technology of Hungary, he acted as member of the Supervisory Board of ACER (Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators), he was the President of the Hungarian Energy Office, he was Chief of Cabinet for the Minister of Economic Affairs of Hungary. His academic affiliations are linked primarily to Corvinus University of Budapest and its predecessor institutions, where he received his degrees and established REKK (Regional Centre for Energy Policy Research), which he directed between 2004 and 2018. His past and current activities are strongly linked to the liberalisation and European integration of the Hungarian electricity and natural gas sectors, the successful diversification of the Hungarian natural gas sector, the creation of national strategies to meet climate neutrality by Hungary by 2050. Today, he is engaged in designing and implementing policies, programs, conducting research and providing educational programmes that will move Hungary towards climate neutrality.
Dr. Péter Kaderják is the Head of Zero Carbon Hub at Budapest University of Technology and Economics. In this capacity, he works on policy proposals, projects, research and education programmes that help Hungary to reach climate-neutrality.