Dr Mihály Pataihas been Deputy Governor of the Magyar Nemzeti Bank and Member of the Monetary Council from 22 April 2019. Dr Patai holds a university doctorate in economics.
Date of birth: 21 June 1953
Place of birth: Békéscsaba
Nationality: Hungarian
Languages: English, Russian, German
Professional career
2019- Magyar Nemzeti Bank, Deputy Governor, Member of the Monetary Council 
2006-2019 UniCredit Bank Hungary Zrt., Chairman&Chief Executive Officer
1996-2006 Allianz Hungária Biztosító Rt., Chairman&Chief Executive Officer
1993-1995 Kereskedelmi Bank Rt., Managing Director
1988-1993 World Bank, Washington, USA, Assistant to the Executive Director
1978-1988 Ministry of Finance, Scientific Researcher, then Deputy Head of International Finance Department
1976-1977 Magyar Nemzeti Bank, Credit Clerk
1972-1976 Budapest University of Economics
1979 University doctor
1978 CMEA, Moscow, Soviet Union
1981 University of Vienna, Austria
1985 Hungarian International Bank, London, UK
Other current positions
Hungarian Economic Association, Vice President
Budapest Stock Exchange, Chairman of the Board of Directors
GIRO Zrt., Chairman of the Board of Directors