István Kapitány, president of the Managers Association, received a state award

By: Trademagazin Date: 2023. 08. 24. 11:08

On August 21st, Péter Szijjártó, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, presented the Officer’s Cross of the Hungarian Order of Merit to István Kapitány, president of the Managers’ Association and Shell’s global vice president, on behalf of the President of the Republic.

He received the award in recognition of his activities for the realization of Hungary’s sustainability goals and the diversification of the country’s energy supply, as well as his commitment to social responsibility and his exemplary leadership work in addition to the professional support of young talents.

Minister Péter Szijjártó emphasized that István Kapitány did a great deal for the implementation and continuous development of the Hungarian energy sector, the daily life of Hungarian people, Hungarian motoring and the automotive industry, and Hungarian environmental protection efforts.

In his speech, the head of the ministry emphasized that Kapitány István, despite his unique international career, has preserved his Hungarianness, his attachment to the Hungarian nation, and helps our country by taking a role in social organizations such as the National Association of Managers.

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