Country Manager, Israel
Based in Tel Aviv Andras Hemberger currently fulfills the position of General Manager responsible for Hungary, Romania, Israel, Croatia and Slovenia acting also as Country Manager for Israel within MasterCard’s Central Eastern European division. His experience as the head of MasterCard office in Vienna as well as different regional management roles he held in MasterCard are vital in his present role including the development and the strategic as well as operative management of the markets.
Mr. Hemberger started his carrier at international management consultancy firms where his customers were mainly from the telecommunication and the banking sector. In 2004 he joined the corporate branch of UniCredit Bank where he was responsible for product development. When joining MasterCard Europe in 2007 his main responsibilities included managing bankcard programs of regional banking consortiums. In 2010 he took over the management of MasterCard Office in Vienna, followed by position of General Manager for Hungary, Slovakia and Slovenia in period October 2011 till August 2013 when he took over responsibility for cluster of 14 markets including Hungary, Cyprus, Romania, Moldova, Croatia, Slovenia, Bulgaria, Serbia and other Balkan markets. He holds his current position since February 2014.
Andras Hemberger holds a degree in Economics from the University of Economics in Vienna.