Is Lőrinc Mészáros behind the purchase of the Saliris Resort?

May 2, 2016

solarisresort reports that Lőrinc Mészáros, the former pipe-fitter turned billionaire construction mogul thanks to his penchant for winning multi-billion forint public tenders (and some believe his relationship with Prime Minister Viktor Orbán), may be behind the purchase of the Saliris Resort in Heves county.

According to, the acquisition’s largest lender confirmed that Event-Immo Kft. would purchase the resort. Event-Immo Kft. is owned by Zoltán Csík.

Átlátszó.hu, an investigative journalism NGO, had earlier revealed that Csík (based on his business interests) has very close ties to Lőrinc Mészáros. Csík serves as an executive in several of Mészáros’ companies and even partly owns a company with Mészáros.