Balazs has over 20 years of experience, starting out in research and development for Nokia Networks where he quickly became a project manager of a team that grew to more than 100 developers. He spearheaded a transformation of that team from a traditional waterfall to a scaled Scrum approach.
After leaving Nokia, Balazs worked in a range of other industries including luxury goods and video games, and held a variety of positions including marketing, retail, and business development, both in the UK and in Hungary.
Balazs set up his first company in 2008 and managed a few businesses through a number of investment rounds. He draws on these experiences to bring project management training to life with real-world scenarios.
Balazs holds a BSc in Computer Science and an MSc in Entrepreneurship in IT. He got his PMP in 2005 and became a Certified Scrum Master in 2006 on a course led directly by Ken Schwaber. He became PMI-ACP certified in 2017.