International Advisory Board

Réka Szemerkényi

Réka Szemerkényi

Ambassador of Hungary to the United States, Washington, D.C.

Ambassador Réka Szemerkényi is the Ambassador of Hungary to the United States. Prior to this appointment, she worked as chief advisor to the Prime Minister of Hungary, covering security policy, energy security and cyber security issues. Working in the private sector, she was chief international public relations advisor to the Chairman of the Board of the MOL Group, the Hungarian Oil and Gas Company. Ambassador Szemerkényi also held various other governmental posts, including the position of state secretary for foreign policy and national security advisor to the Prime Minister of Hungary, and senior advisor to the state secretary of the Ministry of Defence of Hungary.