In Their Own Words

Ákos Gyula Deliága (BUSI MBA ’16)

April 10, 2018

Ákos is a CEU Business School alumnus and co-founder and managing director of the Talk-A-Bot startup. He has more than nine years’ experience at Hewlett Packard Enterprise, in international business development, and holds both an MBA and MSc in IT engineering. A husband and father, Ákos is 33 years old.

What’s should people should know about you?

Mara Tissera Luna (SPP MPA ’17)

April 6, 2018

Mara is a socio-cultural anthropologist and MPA graduate specializing in children’s rights. She has worked for nearly a decade conducting advocacy, academic and policy-oriented research on children’s rights protection in several countries including Argentina, Mexico, the US and Kazakhstan, among others.

Kevindaryán Luján (IRES '14)

April 5, 2018

CEU alumnus Kevindaryán Luján (IRES ’14) is an American human rights activist and legislator, representing the 4th District of New York State’s Orange County.

What should people know about you?

I am dedicated to fighting for social, economic and political justice for our under represented communities.

What’s the most exciting aspect of your work?

Brendan Duprey (ENVS PhD, ’15)

April 3, 2018

Brendan is an environmental activist, policy expert and educator. Formerly program director of the Regional Environmental Center (REC), he is on sabbatical learning the Russian language and volunteering  for the Truth-Hounds human rights organization, in Kiev, where he seeks to analyze the environmental impacts of war in Eastern Ukraine.

Peter Varga (IRES'05)

A native of Hungary, Peter serves as Regional Civil Society Coordinator for Europe at the Open Government Partnership in Berlin. His portfolio includes support for civil society organizations across Europe and open government reforms. A former Fulbright Visiting Practitioner at Stanford University and a Yale graduate, Peter is a passionate world traveler and gourmet.

What do you find most important about the work you do?