New appointments at WING
Three new Deputy CEOs have been appointed at WING: In addition to his position as Director of Residential Developments, János Martin has been promoted to Deputy CEO of WING, Director of Marketing Communications Csenge Mátray has fulfilled the role of Deputy CEO for Communications, HR and Corporate Operations, while Director of Transactions Bence Sass has been appointed Deputy CEO for International Business Development and Investments.
WING, one of the leading developers and investors in the Hungarian real estate market, has expanded its management team with the appointment of three new Deputy CEOs. In addition to his position as Director of Residential Developments, János Martin has been promoted to Deputy CEO of WING, Director of Marketing Communications Csenge Mátray has fulfilled the role of Deputy CEO for Communications, HR and Corporate Operations, while Director of Transactions Bence Sass has been appointed Deputy CEO for International Business Development and Investments.
János Martin started at WING in 2008, working as a strategic analyst for nine years, and since 2017, he has been responsible for the group’s residential real estate developments as a business line director. He proved himself instrumental in the launch and successful development of WING’s residential real estate business, LIVING. The number of LIVING apartments delivered since its establishment in 2018 and currently under development is close to 1,500, with more than 1,200 apartments already sold. He graduated in economics at the University of Pécs and subsequently worked in investment banking before joining the Group. He is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). While retaining his position as Director of Residential Developments, he has been promoted to Deputy CEO of WING.
Csenge Mátray joined WING Group in 2001 and has been responsible for the marketing communications and PR activities of WING and its real estate projects since 2005. In addition to the continuous building of the company brand, she has been responsible for the communications of several office buildings and industrial properties, managed the launch of three shopping centres, has experience in hotel inauguration and, since 2018, has also been managing the marketing communications and PR activities of WING’s residential brand LIVING and the residential projects under the umbrella brand. After obtaining a degree in economics at the Corvinus University of Budapest, she worked in marketing at the pharmaceutical division of Pharmavit and later at Győri Keksz. Besides communications, she is responsible now for the senior management representation of HR and corporate operations in her new position.
Bence Sass joined WING in 2007. From the very beginning, he worked in the transactions team where, until recently, he fulfilled the role of Director of Transactions. At WING, he played a key role in the development and implementation of the company’s international expansion strategy, including the acquisition of a majority stake in leading Polish real estate developer Echo Investment. He has 20 years of experience in real estate investment, with a BA from the Budapest Business School and an MBA from the Budapest University of Technology and Economics. He is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). Following his appointment, he has continued his work at WING as Deputy CEO for International Business Development and Investments.
Kassák Passage, the second phase of LIVING’s Kassák Project, has been handed over
The Kassák Project, developed by LIVING, WING’s umbrella brand that specialises in residential development, has now reached another milestone. The second phase of the project, Kassák Passage, has received its final use permit and the 263-unit project has been delivered. Prospective residents can enjoy energy-efficient and cost-effective apartments, environmentally friendly solutions and LIVING Services in the residential development located near the office corridor in Váci Street.
WING has completed its latest industrial property development project, Hall ‘I’ at Airport City Business Park
WING, one of the largest players on the industrial property market in Hungary, has completed the latest hall at Airport City Business Park, located at Liszt Ferenc Airport. Airport City’s Hall ‘I’ provides flexible solutions and market-leading technological innovations on a total leasable area of 6,000 square metres. It already has a 100% occupancy rate.
New stores are opening at the GOBUDA Mall shopping centre
GOBUDA Mall shopping centre, located in northern Buda and renovated as part of a WING development project, opened to the public this spring. New stores have opening ever since and major fashion and beauty brands will be coming to the shopping centre this autumn.