News Article career Goodman Hungary industrial logistics
by Ákos Budai | Career

Goodman Group, an owner, developer and manager of industrial real estate, has appointed István Kerekes as the Country Manager for Hungary. With vast experience in commercial real estate, István will be responsible for Goodman’s properties in Gyál, Üllő and Kecskemet and will work towards strengthening the Group’s portfolio in Hungary.

“Hungary is an important market for Goodman in Central and Eastern Europe, with strong potential for growth,” said Błażej Ciesielczak, Goodman Regional Director for Central and Eastern Europe. “Under István’s leadership we plan to further develop our logistics portfolio in the country.”
István Kerekes has close to 15 years of experience in commercial real estate and has been a member of RICS since 2011. Trained as an economist, he also holds a Master’s of Science in Real Estate from Budapest University of Technology and Economics and an MBA from Central European University Business School.
Goodman’s current property portfolio in Hungary comprises over 100,000 sqm of logistics real estate spread across three locations, Gyál, Üllő and Kecskemet, with a further 22,000 sqm under construction.