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On behalf of the AmCham Real Estate Committee, we invite you to a webinar on "The Effects of COVID-19 on Online Shopping and Industrial Space Demand". Our speakers will be Ms. Joanna Sinkiewicz, Partner, Head of Industrial & Logistics Agency, Cushman & Wakefield; Mr. Mathieu Giguere, Director, Key Accounts & New Business Development, Panattoni; Mr. Łukasz Turczyński, Global Accounts & SME Market Sales Director, InPost and Artur Łakomiec, CEO of Gemini Polska. The webinar will be moderated by Mr. Bolesław Kołodziejczyk, Head of Research & Advisory at Cresa Poland.
We will discuss:
The impact of lockdowns on consumer purchasing patterns; How will the change in client behavior impact demand for warehouse space from the retailers perspective; How will a forecasted drop in consumer purchasing power affect retail business and how will the need for new warehouse space look like; Will demand focus on "Bigbox" products or last mile delivery warehouses; Apart from retail, what sectors are presumed to become key drivers of demand for the Polish industrial market; What are the major challenges facing the industrial market post-COVID-19.
The meeting will take place on Thursday, May 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. via Webex. To attend click "I will attend button" to confirm your presence. Event Access link (Webex) will be sent to you after your registration is complete. Search for 'Go to Webinar' button/link in the confirmation email. To access the meeting use password: dnDSwRmM827
Speakers Speakers Mathieu Giguere Director, Key Accounts & New Business Development of PANATTONI Mathieu Giguere Director, Key Accounts & New Business Development of PANATTONI
Mathieu Giguere has a strong track record in real estate portfolio and transaction management spanning over more than 30 countries across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. His professional career began in 2000 at Cushman & Wakefield, where he managed the advisory department. In 2006, he was promoted to Managing Director and Head of the Alliance programme for EMEA markets (Europe, Middle East, Africa), and in 2008 he came back to lead the Capital Markets Team in Poland. Mathieu then move to the client-side, working for German retailer Tchibo, where he was responsible for property portfolio management and retail expansion throughout Poland. In 2014, he joined Amazon, where he stayed for four years. As Senior Manager /Head of Real Estate, he was responsible for the expansion and management of Amazon’s real estate portfolio in three different regions CEE, SEU and MENA. Immediately prior to joining Panattoni, he served as Director of Real Estate Management at WeWork, with responsibility for the company’s expansion in the Central European markets. Mathieu Giguere graduated in Business Administration (majoring in Finance) from HEC Montreal University, before moving to Europe where he past the last 20 years.
Bolesław Kołodziejczyk Head of Research & Advisory at Cresa Polska Sp. z o.o. Bolesław Kołodziejczyk Head of Research & Advisory at Cresa Polska Sp. z o.o.
Bolesław Kołodziejczyk is Head of Research & Advisory at Cresa Poland with thirteen years of professional experience in commercial real estate. Bolesław has managed and participated in over 100 consulting and transaction projects for state-owned enterprises and private businesses. Before joining Cresa, he had worked for Cushman & Wakefield advising such clients as KGHM TFI, STRABAG, Budimex Nieruchomości, Metro Properties, BOŚ, and PKP. Bolesław also worked for real estate investment funds. He is a graduate of the Warsaw University of Technology, an MBA graduate of the Edinburgh School of Heriot-Watt University, and was awarded a PhD degree by the Dublin City University. Member of RICS.
Joanna Sinkiewicz Partner at CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD POLSKA Sp. z o.o. Joanna Sinkiewicz Partner at CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD POLSKA Sp. z o.o.
Joanna is a Partner, Head of Industrial & Logistics Agency, Cushman & Wakefield Poland. She is responsible for team coordination and supporting the key industrial projects for the tenants across Poland. Her tasks also include maintaining relationship and cooperation with key clients. Joanna has many-year experience cooperating with tenants from various sectors such as logistics operators, distribution, retail, pharmaceutical, e-commerce and production companies. She gained her professional experience in real estate, working among others, at Pinnacle Poland (now PointPark Properties) and at DTZ Poland.
Łukasz Turczyński Global Accounts & SME Market Sales Director of InPost Łukasz Turczyński Global Accounts & SME Market Sales Director of InPost
Global Accounts & SME Market Sales Director at InPost.
Managing sales and customer service teams for last 10 years in CFM insurance industry, e-mail marketing SaaS products and last mile logistics. Associated with the Polish startup scene – mentor for HugeThing.vc, Bitspiration Booster, Starter Rocket, HugeThing.vc and AIP Warsaw; Lecturer for economic University in Katowice. Currently in InPost responsible for so called “long tail” in Poland and Key International Customers. Artur Łakomiec CEO of GEMINI POLSKA Sp. z o. o. Artur Łakomiec CEO of GEMINI POLSKA Sp. z o. o.
His professional career has been most of the time associated with executive roles in manufacturing companies and supervising PE investments in manufacturing and service companies in Poland. In the years 1993–1996 Artur was a consultant at Bain & Company dealing with consulting in the field of strategy, restructuring, EU sponsored and ministerial privatization projects. In 1997 acting as a co-founder of hyperwash S.A. he was responsible for launching the European franchisor on the Polish market in the carwash service. In the same year as an independent consultant he was preparing strategies and investment programs of EUR 30 m for the manufacturing companies Drumet S.A. and Agnella S.A. Consequently, in 1997-2004 he was acting as the CEO and MD of a carpet manufacturer "Agnella S.A." In 2005 as a CEO and MD he spearheaded restructuring of Stolarka Wołomin S.A. From 2006 to 2008 Łakomiec was the President of the Management Board and Managing Director at Bolix S.A, an Advent Int’l PE portfolio company. During the next 8 years he was operating partner in two PE funds (Highlander Partners and Abris) in Poland and was involved in investing and supervising their portfolio companies.
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