Ifj. Attila Chikán has been the CEO of ALTEO Plc. since its foundation in 2008. Under his leadership, ALTEO has grown into one of Hungary's leading energy companies. Prior to that, he held various financial and investment positions. He holds degrees from the Budapest University of Economics and the Budapest School of Foreign Trade.
He is member of the Presidential Committee on Sustainable Development of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Blue Planet Climate Investment Fund Management Ltd.
Active in sustainability issues, he is the CEO of the Business Council for Sustainable Development in Hungary (BCSDH) and holds the position of Chairman of the Board of AutoWallis Nyrt.
He is also a member of the Supervisory Board of UNICEF Hungary, the Hungarian representative of one of the world's largest and longest established child welfare organisations.
He is member of the Board of the Sustainability Section of the Hungarian Economic Society.
He is an active opinion leader on sustainability and runs a blog called Chikansplanet.
Previously attended as speaker on the following Portfolio conferences: