Welcome optimists!

Get to know us

Design Terminal is Central Europe’s leading innovation agency, which builds ‘Innovation Champions’ through corporate partnerships and talent acceleration. We believe entrepreneurial culture is based on optimism, which drives meaningful innovation.

We give corporate leaders and startup founders the knowledge and access they need to catalyze innovation across any organization. Incubation programs are up and running in seven countries, and since 2014 the organization has worked with more than 1000 startups and several leading corporations.

Our story

  • 2014

    The first Mentoring program organized for creative industry entrepreneurs

  • 2015

    Mentoring of entrepreneurs providing smart city solutions and tech-focused startups

  • 2017

    Concentration on tech-focused startups with intense social impact purpose, and the first corporate innovation projects launched

  • 2018

    The first year DT became an international social impact incubator; intensive corporate partnership development

  • 2019

    Building innovation champions through corporate partnerships and talent acceleration programs

Our Team

Gergely Böszörményi-Nagy

CEO

János Csák

President

dr. Laura Götzinger

Legal counsel

Fanni Huszár

Assistant

Anikó Ivanics

Head of Mentoring program

László Jónás

Head of Business development

Aida Kavalecz

Online communication manager

Eszter Krasznavölgyi

Personal assistant

Diána Lajos

Graphic designer

Lilla Liszkay

Photographer

Bernadett Miklós

HR manager

Bálint Molnár

Head of Communication

Zita Móricz

Receptionist

Péter Nyilas

System administration

Dorottya Orbán

Head of Client Service

Henrik Pap

Innovation manager

Ibolya Rácz

Financial assistant

Mária Rácz

Head of Finance

Bernadett Raffai

Project manager

Zsolt Renge

Event manager

Nóra Sokolowski-Lázár

PR manager

Dorottya Szarka

Startup relations manager

Vanda Széplaki

Project manager

Balázs Takács

Senior project manager

Zoltán Várdy

Entrepreneur in Residence

Miklós Vargha

Photographer

Tímea Végh

Head of Operations & HR

Ágnes Visnyovszki

Office manager

Transparency

Design Terminal is a nonprofit organization. Our operations are financed by state grants and company partnerships. State grants are provided by the form of a public service contract signed with the Ministry of Human Resources of the Government of Hungary. As such, Design Terminal has a regular reporting obligation, including the submission of annual, and project based financial statements.

Under our commitment for public service, Design Terminal performs various activities related to the field of business and cultural talent management, entrepreneurial ecosystem development and international benchmark adoption. Our services are competition-based and free-of-charge with a strong focus on inclusivity and social cohesion.

The business operations and financial statements of Design Terminal are audited by the widely acknowledged international audit company BDO.

Annual report 2014

Annual report 2015

Annual report 2016

Annual report 2017

Annual report 2018