Péter Temesváry

Péter Temesváry was born in 1967 in Toronto, Canada. He completed a BS in Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvey Mudd College in Claremont, California, and an MS in Environmental Engineering at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. He later obtained both an MBA and an MS in Industrial Safety, both from the Budapest University of Technology and Economics.

Peter worked as an environmental engineer for 8 years in the USA.  He designed and oversaw the remediation of soil and groundwater contamination throughout a wide variety of industries.

He has lived in Hungary since 1998, and is one of the founders of Blazer Holding Kft., where he initially provided the environmental and quality management consulting arm of the company. He spent 3 years as the Production Department Manager of the Budapest Water Works, leading a Department of 270 employees. His primary objective in this role was to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the Department and the production operation. From 2004 - 2013 he led the Hungarian office of ERM, a global environmental, health and safety advisory company. From 2009 he also managed the company’s Czech and Romanian branches.  Currently at Blazer his primary focus area is safety culture improvement.

Peter is a Registered Professional Engineer (PE, Civil) in California, a member of the Hungarian Chamber of Engineers, and a member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS).