Partner and Chairman, Global Advisory Board
Gordon Bajnai, an economist and businessman, joined Campbell Lutyens as an Advisory Director in 2011.
From April 2009 until May 2010, he served as Prime Minister of the Republic of Hungary. Prior to that, he held positions as Government Commissioner of the National Development Agency, as Minister of Regional Development and later as Minister of Economy and National Development.
In the private sector, Gordon has served as Group COO of Meridiam Infrastructure between 2014 and 2017. Between 2000 and 2006, he was CEO of the Wallis Group, a major Hungarian diversified investment holding, and between 1995 and 2000 he was deputy CEO of CA IB Securities, a leading Hungarian investment bank. During his career he also acted as Chairman of Budapest Airport and as advisor or director for Antin Infrastructure, Aegon Insurance and Raba plc. Currently, Gordon serves on the investment committee of the European Fund for Strategic Investments, a major investment programme by the European Union.
He is also a member of the European Council on Foreign Relations, the Atlantic Council and the Advisory Board of the New Pact for Europe initiative, and was an adjunct professor of Columbia University.