Szabolcs Szalay is a core member of the Technology Advantage practice at Boston Consulting Group.

Since joining BCG in 2010, Szabolcs has focused his work on advising clients in the financial services sector. He has acquired a deep understanding of banking operations and IT systems.

In his work with leading banks across Europe, he has designed and supported the implementation of large-scale transformation projects and fostered business-IT collaboration.

Prior to joining BCG, Szabolcs worked for 15 years in banking, investment management, and management consulting in Hungary and CEE.


  • Postmerger integration (PMI)
  • Banking operations and IT systems
  • System integration and data migration
  • IT assessment and target operating model design
  • Retail, corporate, and investment banking


  • MBA, Purdue University, Krannert School of Management
  • CEFA, financial analyst, International Training Center for Bankers
  • MSc, economics, Budapest University of Economic Sciences
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