Former Mol Head of Group Compliance & Ethics Balazs Pista has joined Egis Pharmaceuticals in Budapest as the company's new Compliance Officer.
Pista joins Egis from the Mol Group, which recently hired Marton Kocsis as its new Chief Compliance Counsel (as reported by CEE Legal Matters on April 2, 2019). At Mol, Pista was Group Compliance Expert between 2011 and 2014. He was appointed Head of Group Compliance & Ethics in 2015.
Before joining Mol, Pista was a Case Handler with the Hungarian Competition Authority for over seven years.
Pista told CEE Legal Matters: "Working 8 years for MOL PLC was a honor for me. Working 8 years at MOL with great colleagues was an even bigger honor for me. I am delighted to join Egis PLC as its Compliance Officer and, at the same time, I am looking forward to the next 8 years in the pharmaceutical sector."