Péter Kaderják ← Back


  • Director, Regional Centre for Energy Policy Research (REKK)

Dr. Péter Kaderják is the Director of the Regional Centre for Energy Policy Research (REKK), and the Course Director of the Energy Economics postgraduate program of Corvinus University of Budapest.

He has been President of the Hungarian Energy Office, an Associate Professor in the Microeconomics Department at Budapest University of Economics, and former Chairman of the Energy Regulators Regional Association (ERRA). Péter was previously Chief of the Minister’s Cabinet and Secretary of the Economic Committee of the Hungarian Government.

From 1998-1999, he served as a Member of the Board of Directors of the State Privatization and Asset Holding Company. Prior to that, he was Senior Environmental Policy Advisor and member of the Policy Advisory Working Group with the Harvard Institute for International Development in Budapest. He served as coordinator for the Phare-ACE Project, Environmental Implications of Economic Transition in Hungary.

Péter began his career in economics as a Lecturer in the Department of Business Economics at Budapest University of Economics in 1987. He has participated in training workshops in the United States and Austria. From 1989-1990, he was a Visiting Research Assistant of economic psychology at Erasmus University. He has been a Member of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (EAERE) since 1993.

Péter was part of the ‘Decarbonisation of the Power Sector‘ project ran by Climate Strategies.