Manager, Organization Effectiveness
Philip Morris International
Balázs Horváth is one of the first members of the PMI Organization Effectiveness group, specialized on organization design and change management. After graduate school he started to work in Africa with various NGOs –among those the Red Crescent- in Morocco on different educational and prevention programs. From Africa he moved to the Netherlands where he worked in business development for a small Dutch company; which specializes on semiconductors and other fine mechanic spare parts. Having a great experience from the metal industry brought him to Scotland where he started to work in the area of Human Resources for AEGON Insurance UK, when PMI approached him in 2006 to move to Switzerland and work in International Assignments. Having a rapid career at PMI he moved to Krakow, Poland where he worked on a global HR transformation project and which has led him to Spain. He is leading organization design, alignment and change management project within the organization by partnering with affiliates, regions and global functions to improve organizational performance. Horváth has a certificate in organization design from the CEO-University of Southern California.