A professional economist, enthusiastic with figures and a humorous orator, Valer Hancaş has over 18 years of experience in international retail companies.
Over the years, he has held various management positions in the Sales, Purchasing, or Marketing Departments. He currently holds Corporate Affairs & Communication at Kaufland Romania, a company he has been active for over 15 years.
He is the partisan of direct and open interaction with people, and the activities he's involved fit him like a glove. Every time he is given the opportunity, he enthusiastically communicates what the Kaufland brand and vision mean. Since Kaufland's strategy is to be involved actively in the community in the following directions: social issues, health, education, sport, environmental protection and support of Romanian producers, Valer Hancaş sustains and promotes internally and externally the CSR & Sponsorship projects of the company, but not only.
Moreover, since July 2017, Valer Hancaș is Vice President of the Global Compact Network Romania Steering Committee.
Also, since October 2018 Valer Hancaș is President of IAA Romania and since March 2019 he is board member of the Association of the Great Commercial Networks in Romania