About us

Advocate Strategic Consulting is a Budapest-based IT Consulting Company providing specialized consulting services for the Financials (Banking, Insurance, Fund Management) and Pharmaceutical industries.

We are working with more than a hundred Developers, Consultants and Project Managers who have in-depth knowledge in several knowledge domains, from Core Banking to Treasury, from Business Intelligence to Regulatory Compliance.

Our company is focusing on establishing and maintaining Strategic Partnerships with our clients, to be able to help our clients operate and work in a fast-paced, always changing business environment. Currently, we have established 15 strategic partnerships with several multinational firms, proudly serving many of them since the birth of our company.


Egressy Attila


After 20 years of work in IT consulting and development, I founded Advocate Business Consulting to be able to provide flexible and prompt solutions for the challenges the Financial industry faces. My goal is to further increase the company’s market position relying on our edge - the high level of customer satisfaction and the company’s talent pool.

Pongrácz J. Csongor


Before joining the company, I was working for Accenture, PwC, Arthur Andersen gathering professional experience that helped us transforming Advocate into one of the leading IT consulting firms with stable double digit yearly growth. My main is goal is to help grow the company with constantly monitoring the market trends and act proactively.

Tóth Márk Phd


My scientific interest in Economics never kept me in the academic ivory tower. Because of my never-fading love of numbers and of the processes of Economics, I consider myself lucky to be part of a company that operates in the most interesting intersection of modern-day Financials and Information Technology.

Egressy-Czakó Orsolya

Managing Director

With decades of experience in talent management, my goal is to strengthen the company’s foundations by adapting and utilising the principle ethical values that lead to success: discipline, tolerance, accuracy and consistency.

Sebestyén András

Business Partner

Before joining Advocate in 2010 I was working for Budapest Stock Exchange and Raiffeisen Bank in business and in IT divisions, both in expert and later in management positions. After I became a business partner in 2012, my primary objective is to ensure the highest level of service and customer satisfaction of our consulting and development projects.

Jánvári Ákos

Business Partner

I’ve been managing and delivering mission-critical projects for more than 15 years in the Financials and Telco industries for a wide range of business domains (workout,legal compliance, retail and corporate lending). I became a business partner in 2012, since then, my main focus is to manage and provide full-spectrum consulting and development services for our strategic partners.

Granát Zoltán

Head of Administration

I've been overseeing and coordinating the administrative tasks since the birth of the company, making sure the operations run as smooth as possible, both for our colleagues and for our clients.

Steigler Kata

Head of Controlling

After getting a degree in Economics, I had the chance to work in many different areas (health insurance, labour administration and marketing), before joining Advocate in 2016 as Head of Controlling - constantly solving many challenges in a fast-paced business environment.

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