Strategy | Financial instruments | Subsidies | Public policies | Evaluation | Compliance

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Why choose us?

Our consultancy provides a peace of mind in finding the best solutions to our clients. We at Devea Partners capitalize on our subject matter expertise, our experience in collaborating with clients from around the globe, and our capacity to manage complex engagements.

Premium consultancy service in line with CMC® standards

We deliver premium quality results in our projects, combining 18+ years of big4 consultancy and financial sector experience in 18 countries, with ICMCI's Certified Management Consultant (CMC®) certification.

Hands-on knowledge gained through almost 300 consultancy projects

We provide knowledge on complex matters, our experts having worked for over 100 individual clients with high satisfaction, providing expert advice in engagements exceeding $18 million in total.

Flexible and agile project management with PMP® background

We are reliable, dynamic and flexible in project execution, offering quick turnaround, and applying best practice project management practices, backed by PMI's Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification.

Sector expertise

Our experience covers a wide variety of sectors, including both the private and the public sector, as well as the EU institutions. Highlights of our expertise are showcased below.

EU institutions

We have a thorough knowledge of the regulatory framework and strategic background of EU Funds and major EU policies, as well as a well-established working relationships with the European Commission, central EU institutions (such as EIB, EIF) and with Managing Authorities, Paying Agencies and Intermediate Bodies across EU Member States.

Agriculture and rural development

We have experience in audit and advisory services with respect to agricultural and rural development funds, including on-site inspections and evaluations of hundreds of farm development projects. Through our objective and independent approach, we serve the protection of financial interests of all parties concerned.

Public sector and cities

Through our work delivered to local municipalities, cities, ministries, authorities and other national and supranational authorities, we have contributed to the design, implementation and assessment of public policies, structural reforms, subsidy programs and regulations, utilising good practices from around the world.

Financial sector

We excel in the design, implementation and monitoring of financial instruments and export financing products. Through our work, thousands of small local businesses have benefited directly or indirecty from enhanced access to finance while fostering EU objectives and building an entrepreneurship ecosystem in Europe.

Our services

 We serve both public and private sector clients. Our core services are related to Strategy & Market, Financial Instruments, Grants & Subsidies, Policy & Economy, Monitoring & Evaluation, Compliance & Investigation.


• Strategy development
• Market analysis & market research
• Action planning & monitoring
• Business planning & review
• Feasibility studies
• Site selection, location studies


• Policy analysis
• Regulatory consulting
• Economic analysis
• Economic impact assessments
• Forecasting & modelling
• Better regulation & public reforms


• Product design
• Market testing
• Ex ante assessment, gap analysis
• Investment strategy development
• Implementation support, eligibility
• Case studies


• Program evaluation
• Impact evaluations
• Project evaluations
• Monitoring reviews
• Follow-up reviews
• Regulatory impact assessments


• Programme planning & justification
• Program implementation support
• Subsidy application & management
• Capacity building
• Subsidy mapping
• Delivery system improvements


• Compliance reviews
• Accreditation reviews
• On-the-spot checks
• Assessment of internal controls
• Financial clearance
• Investigations, forensic services




András has 18 years of consultancy experience. He is a seasoned leader, consultant and project manager. He is a former head of KPMG’s Strategy & Assessment consulting services and Forensic services in Hungary, head of Economy & Competition client service team at EU level, and a lead Monitoring & Evaluation expert in the network. He has published in a peer-reviewed journal on theory-based evaluation. He has a thorough understanding of EU funds, state subsidies, public policies and reforms. He has delivered hundreds of engagements with high client satisfaction. He is a Certified Management Consultant (CMC®) and Project Management Professional (PMP®).


balázs podmaniczky

Balázs is an international consultant, with 16 years of professional experience. Before starting his own consultancy, he spent 9 years at KPMG, followed by working for the EIB Group. He was responsible for managing the Certification Audits of the EAFRD/EAGF paying agency in Hungary and assisting many other audits across Europe. As an expert, he has facilitated the implementation and wide-spread promotion of financial instruments across Europe. He has a deep understanding of EU funds, financial instruments and, in particular, agriculture and rural development policies.

Driven by values

We are driven by deeply ingrained values that guide all of our actions and are reflected in everything we do


We focus on quality and excellence, apply rigorous approaches, seek the facts, and work in a collaborative and constructive way with our clients.


We adapt to the changing climate and disruptive trends, we strive to take bold steps, think outside the box, and develop creative solutions.


We are committed to providing high added value, while taking an equally due account of our impact on our environment, our society, as well as corporate governance.


We adhere to strong moral principles, demonstrate an uncompromising approach in our work, promote mutual respect, honesty, trust and tolerance.

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US (Los Angeles)

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EUROPE: +36 70 370 1840
US: +1 747 389 3142