Alstom in Hungary

Alstom, a world leader in transport infrastructure, power generation and electrical grid

Our Group:

  • Present in around 100 countries
  • Sales 2012/13: €20.3 billion
  • 93, 000 permanent employees (at 31 March 2013)
  • Chaired by Patrick Kron

Alstom Group in Hungary
In Hungary, all Alstom sectors, Thermal Power, Renewable Power, Grid and Transport are present. Alstom Hungária PLC has a workforce of 144 employees in its headquarters in Budapest.

Thermal Power sector
Alstom, relying on its know-how and international background, provides full scale power service and turnkey solutions in Hungary, where nearly two thirds of the total installed power generating capacity was deployed by the Thermal Power sector and its legal predecessor.

Renewable power sector
Alstom understands that renewable energy sources are an essential element of global power strategies of the 21st century. Incorporating renewable energy not only supports the power industry’s environmental goals, but also addresses the needs of Hungary for energy security and independence.

Transport sector
Alstom Transport is the manufacturer of the metro vehicles for the M2 and M4 metro lines of Budapest, thus one of the largest suppliers of guided transportation sector of Hungary. Alstom Transport is one of the world’s leading Multiple Unit (MU) manufacturer, and excels in interlocking, signaling and European Rail Traffic Management System (ERTMS) equipment development, manufacturing and deployment.

Alstom TIS in Hungary
The Information Solutions division of Alstom Transport –through its legal predecessor- has been present in Hungary since 1989. Its main profile includes the validation and verification of special, safety critical rail transportation softwares which is performed by an expanding number of dynamic experts (engineers, IT experts, programmers) having at least 8 years of international experience, and by considerable supplier network. The safety and signaling systems developed in Budapest, operate successfully all over the world in railway traffic control and in passenger information systems.

Grid sector
The Grid sector has been integrated into Alstom in 2010. The presence of the sector in the Hungarian market is noticeable through high voltage equipment supply and network management software installation for MAVIR Zrt., the Hungarian Transmission System Operator.

President's Message

Although in Hungary the Alstom Group is mainly known as the manufacturer of the new metros for Budapest, our company – through its legal predecessor- has nearly 140 years of domestic history.

In Hungary all sectors of the Alstom Group, amongst others Thermal Power sector, Renewable Power sector, Transport sector as well as the Grid sectors are present.

This is why, by capitalizing on its notable history and know-how, the goal of our company is to contribute to the development of the Hungarian industry and infrastructure as a reliable provider of world class products and services.

Beyond our domestic presence and activities, our Hungarian website presents state-of-the art technologies which Alstom offers to make people’s lives more comfortable, faster, safer and more sustainable on a daily basis in the area of guided transport, energy production and distribution.

I’m wishing you a pleasant browsing.
Yours Sincerely,
László Deák

President & CEO

Alstom Hungary PLC


Key people

László Deák
President & CEO
Alstom Hungária PLC


Zoltán Gallatz
Budapest Metropolis Consortium
Customer Director
Alstom Transport



Csaba Fekete
Country Finance Director
Alstom Hungária PLC



Gyula Novák
Managing Director
Transport Information Solutions(TIS)Budapest 



József Veibli-Magyari
Sales Manager
Alstom Grid 



Csaba Kiss, Ph.D.
Managing Director
Alstom Thermal Service Hungary  



Tímea Tóth
Country HR Manager
Alstom Hungária PLC 



Partnerships in Hungary

Alstom in Hungary is continuously expanding its extensive network of partners in every sectors.

Our professional partners in Hungary

EU CLG - Corporate Leaders Group on Climate Change

JVSZ - Joint Venture Association

MAGEOSZ - Hungarian National Association of Machinery and Power Engineering Industries

Hungarian-French Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Swisscham Hungary  - Swiss-Hungarian Chamber of Commerce

WBCSD - World Business Council for Sustainable Development in Hungary

MEE - Hungarian Electrotechnical Association

ETE - Scientific Association of Energy Management

MFGI - Geological and Geophysical Institute of Hungary

KTE – Hungarian Scientific Association for Transport

BME - Budapest University of Technology and Economics – Silver Supporter

Kandó Kálmán Faculty of Electrical Engineering at Óbuda University – Partner of Innovations


Our civil partners in Hungary

Lions clubs Hungary

Hungarian Gymnastics Federation

Roma Civic Association

Our commitments

Our core values are power security, transport reliability and environment protection.

As a leading international, as well as a local company with significant presence in the domestic transportation and power markets, we are committed towards providing high-tech, reliable and efficient products and services in Hungary.

Through our commitment to continuous innovation and the development of new technologies, we ensure that our customers have access to the latest state of the art equipment, processes and services.

Alstom puts emphasis on transparency, trust and quality whenever it undertakes to engage in any activities with its customers, partners or employees.