chairman of the board
Miklós Kerezsi is the chairman of the board of the Hodler Group and Hodler Asset Management, which were established to manage international agri-food investments.
Early life and education
After receiving an agricultural engineer qualification, he started his career at Szabolcs Gabona Holding Zrt. in 1996. From that point on, he had been rapidly climbing the corporate ladder and soon moved to controlling foreign investments.
Since 2006, he has been developing and managing his own agri-food portfolio. Besides Hungary, he is mainly active in Romania and Serbia, but has interests in several other countries. The Hodler Group invests in grain trade (East Grain Group), fodder production (UBM Feed Romania), agricultural informatics (AgroVIR), industrial cleaning and detergent production (Chem-System), wine and spirit retail (Crush Distribution), fruit processing (H&S Fruits) and plastic industry (Star-Plus).
He is the founder and co-founder of several university talent programs like the GTK Business Consulting Club, the Agro Consulting Club as well as the AgroVirtus agri-focused case study competition and talent management program.
Member of the board of trustees and the supervisory board of the Jövő Nemzedék Földje Foundation, which is responsible for the asset management of the State Stud-Farm Estate of Mezőhegyes.
Member of the board of trustees of the Mosoly Foundation, which provides free-of-charge psychological therapy programs and positive experience programs for children who suffer from chronic disease.