JÓZSEF MÓZES /// MANAGING DIRECTOR - PHOTON ENERGY
József Mózes is a senior level professional with more than 15 years’ experience in the field of operation and maintenance, facility, property and asset management.

József obtains a history of +10 years as CEO of private companies like Colliers International O&M Hungary, with international clients.
JÓZSEF MÓZES
MANAGING DIRECTOR /// PHOTON ENERGY
GEORG HOTAR /// CEO & CO-FOUNDER - PHOTON ENERGY
Georg co-founded Photon Energy in 2008 and has led the group’s expansion in Europe and overseas as CEO. Before Photon Energy, he established a finance and strategy advisory boutique focused on the CEE region and previously held various positions in financial services in London, Zurich and Prague.
GEORG HOTAR
CEO & CO-FOUNDER /// PHOTON ENERGY
ERNŐ KISS /// PRESIDENT - HUNGARIAN PV & SOLAR COLLECTOR ASSOCIATION
Ernő Kiss, President of the Hungarian PV and Solar Collector Association, has done voluntary work for the past decade to promote and encourage the spread and social acceptance of PV and solar collectors in the Hungarian market. Today the Hungarian PV and Solar Collector Association has more than 300 member companies that are active in the Hungarian solar industry. As a business owner, Ernő has invested in solar energy for 20 years. He has organized and executed several domestic and cross-border renewable energy investments. Market share of the company is significant in household and commercial sized solar systems, while PV power plants are also being implemented is succession. Currently, a total of 70 MW capacity is under construction.
ERNŐ KISS
PRESIDENT /// HUNGARIAN PV & SOLAR COLLECTOR ASSOCIATION
LUKÁŠ JELÍNEK /// BUSINESS & PROJECT DEVELOPMENT MANAGER - PHOTON ENERGY
Lukáš Jelínek is the Business and Project Development Manager at Photon Energy and has been in the renewable energy industry since 2007. He is responsible for identifying suitable targets, carrying out legal, financial, and technical due diligence on target entities, negotiating acquisition documentation, and pushing transactions to reach financial closure under sale and purchase agreements.
LUKÁŠ JELÍNEK
BUSINESS & PROJECT DEVELOPMENT MANAGER /// PHOTON ENERGY
PÉTER HORVAI-HILLENBRAND /// HEAD BANKING & FINANCE - OPPENHEIM
Péter Horvai-Hillenbrand studied at and graduated from Pázmány Péter Catholic University Faculty of Law in 2003, postgraduate studies at Eötvös Loránd University School of Law in tax law and at Budapest University of Economic Sciences and Business Administration (Corvinus) in economics. Joined the Budapest office of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in 2004. Associate of Oppenheim since 2008 and a partner of the firm since 2015. Péter is the head of the Banking and Finance practice. Author of several publications in the banking and finance subject and frequent speaker at conferences.
PÉTER HORVAI-HILLENBRAND
HEAD BANKING & FINANCE /// OPPENHEIM
LUKÁŠ PORKERT /// MANAGING DIRECTOR - PHOTON ENERGY
Lukáš Porkert is the Managing Director of Control & Monitoring at Photon Energy. He is responsible for the management of the PV monitoring system, tracking KPI and SLA, as well as the implementation of the monitoring software and hardware for PV plants. In addition, he oversees all communications, processes and deliverables between Control and O&M departments.
LUKÁŠ PORKERT
MANAGING DIRECTOR /// PHOTON ENERGY
DANIEL RANUŠA /// BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT - SOLARGIS
Daniel Ranusa graduated from Catholic University in Lille, France with a degree in International Corporate Management. Since 2011, he has worked as a sales and business development executive for Solargis. He supports a wide spectrum of customers from all over the world such as international energy utilities, technical advisers, governmental institutions, leading global, regional, and national IPPS and solar power plants developers, EPC companies, solar software solutions and more. He enjoys market research, business strategy, marketing and product philosophy.
DANIEL RANUŠA
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT ///SOLARGIS
ESZTER NAGY /// HEAD OF STRUCTURED AND PROJECT FINANCE - K&H BANK
Eszter Nagy studied at and graduated from the Corvinus University of Budapest as economist with major studies in Finance, later obtained a complementary law degree at Eötvös Loránd University in 2012.
She has been with K&H since 2006 and appointed to Head of Structured and Project Finance since November, 2018. In this role, she is responsible for business / sales activity of the department with coverage for syndications, structured & project finance, infrastructure and energy projects (with main focus on renewables – solar, bioethanol), sovereigns, MLT, M&A, LBO/MBOs. In her previous position, as Head of Origination she had been responsible for the coordination of KBC Group’s Hungarian syndication and multi-bank financing activity in cooperation with the London-based syndication and debt placement department. Before structured finance functions, she gained extensive knowledge in corporate banking serving large corporates and financial institutions for almost 6 years.
ESZTER NAGY
HEAD OF STRUCTURED AND PROJECT FINANCE /// K&H BANK
ROBIN HIRSCHL /// TECHNICAL DIRECTOR - OBTON
Dr. Robin Hirschl studied physics in Vienna, Austria, and Lyon, France, and holds a PhD in Computational Materials Science from Vienna University. He started his career at Booz Allen Hamilton (today Strategy&), joining the European Utilities Team, where he lead energy projects throughout Europe as Senior Project Manager.
Since 2007 he has held management positions at Kioto Photovoltaics and KPV Solar, before co-founding ENcome Energy Performance in 2012. As managing director of ENcome Robin built the company up to what is today one of the largest independent technical service providers for PV worldwide. In early 2019 he ceased his operational involvement with ENcome and later started to support the Danish investment company Obton as Technical Director.
ROBIN HIRSCHL
TECHNICAL DIRECTOR /// OBTON
KRISZTINA VAUVER /// ATTORNEY-AT-LAW - VAUVER
Krisztina Vauver graduated from Eötvös Loránd University Faculty of Law in 2001 and continued her studies in an LL.M. program in 2008. As a freelancer attorney-at-law and legal representative of more investors on the field of renewable energy, had a 10-years of experience in assisting renewable energy law sector in all aspects. Krisztina participated in the first solar power project in Hungary, followed by many more. She has been providing legal assistance to the Photon Group in the Hungarian market since early 2017.
KRISZTINA VAUVER
ATTORNEY-AT-LAW /// VAUVER
CSABA POLGÁR /// FOUNDING PARTNER - PONTES
Csaba Polgár is the founding partner of Pontes Budapest and leads the Energy, Infrastructure and Finance practices.

He has represented major businesses in substantial infrastructure financing, power plant developments (both fossil and RES) distressed asset acquisitions, mergers & acquisitions and other milestone transactions in Hungary and in the CEE region. He has been involved in acquiring, constructing, financing and selling more than 300 MW of solar power plants in Hungary recently.

Csaba has also been acting as local counsel in a number of energy related international treaty arbitration and he is enrolled as an arbitrator at the Hungarian Energy Arbitration Court.

He is also a masters rower and the Vice President of Csepel Rowing Club, the largest Hungarian rowing Club.
CSABA POLGÁR
FOUNDING PARTNER /// PONTES
ERNESTO MORENO /// PRESIDENT & CEO - YUXTA
Ernesto is an Impact Entrepreneur using business as a force for good. He and his team were the first in the world to develop a 100% recycled PET Bottle approved by the FDA for use in beverages (California 2011). He devotes efforts to solutions aligned with the UN-SDGs in Europe and Latin America. Member of YPO(Young Presidents Organization), and member of Sistema-B board, he currently splits his time between YUXTA working in renewable and affordable energy, managing investments in retail and real estate, and developing the ecosystem for Certified B Corporations in Latin America. Interested in Exponential Technologies, has a formation in Computer Sciences, Physics and Business Administration.
ERNESTO MORENO
PRESIDENT & CEO /// YUXTA
SÁNDOR VÉGH /// HEAD OF STRUCTURED FINANCE - ERSTE BANK
Sándor Végh currently head of Structured Finance in Erste Bank Hungary Zrt. (EBH). Earlier he workedfor BayernLB Group (MKB Bank, Hungary) in different positions. Sándor has 20+ years experience in the banking sector, especially in the fields of project and structured finance as well as corporate finance. Sándor graduated in Finance at Corvinus University Budapest and holds a postgraduate degree in law (ELTE Budapest).
SÁNDOR VÉGH
HEAD OF STRUCTURED FINANCE /// ERSTE BANK