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Globalworth received 47 ESG related certifications for its Romanian portfolio, the highest ESG credentials on the Romanian market 600 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Globalworth received 47 ESG related certifications for its Romanian portfolio, the highest ESG credentials on the Romanian market

Globalworth, the leading office investor in Central and Eastern Europe, announced it has received 47 ESG related certifications for its Romanian portfolio in 2022.  “Achieving these certifications was a very rigorous process, and our success shows…

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€17 Millions revenues for WeMat in 2022, up 13.5% from the previous year 900 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

€17 Millions revenues for WeMat in 2022, up 13.5% from the previous year

WeMat, a leading company on the commercial flooring segment of the real estate market, announces revenues of 17 million Euros for 2022, an increase of 13.5% compared to 2021. In 2022, in addition to the…

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IMPACT sued the authorities for the legalization of the Vadul Moldovei public road 999 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

IMPACT sued the authorities for the legalization of the Vadul Moldovei public road

IMPACT Developer & Contractor filed a court action against Bucharest City Hall, Bucharest District 1 City Hall and Romsilva National Forest Management, in order to determine those institutions to comply with the obligations assumed by…

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CBRE advises CA Immo on the sale of its Romanian office platform 801 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

CBRE advises CA Immo on the sale of its Romanian office platform

Global real estate advisor, CBRE, has advised CA Immo on the sale of its Romanian office platform to Pavăl Holding. The portfolio is comprised of seven high-quality office properties located in Bucharest, as well as…

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THETA Furniture & More implemented the design for the new BCR unit in Cluj-Napoca 900 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

THETA Furniture & More implemented the design for the new BCR unit in Cluj-Napoca

THETA Furniture & More has finalized in November 2022 implementing the interior design services for the new BCR (Banca Comerciala Romana – Romanian Commercial Bank) unit in Cluj-Napoca. BCR has moved its County Branch from…

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CERTION completes VOGH Olimp project, less than two years after the works started 1067 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

CERTION completes VOGH Olimp project, less than two years after the works started

The real estate developer CERTION announces the completion of VOGH project, the first brand residences operated as a hotel in Olimp, less than two years after the start of the works. Thus, the company is…

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Dennis Selinas appointed Chief Executive Officer of Globalworth Group 600 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Dennis Selinas appointed Chief Executive Officer of Globalworth Group

Globalworth announced the appointment of Dennis Selinas as the new CEO of the Group. The Board of the company and Dimitris Raptis, the current CEO, have agreed for Mr Raptis to step down from his…

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Latest construction innovations discussed at BIMTECH, between 27-28 October 1200 599 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Latest construction innovations discussed at BIMTECH, between 27-28 October

This autumn, BIMTECH will host the most important annual BIM Conference, BIMcon SUMMIT 2022.  For the 4th year in a row, the organizers are bringing experts which are up to date with the latest developments and…

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Despite numerous challenges, developers are willing to meet the market’s requests for new housing developments 901 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Despite numerous challenges, developers are willing to meet the market’s requests for new housing developments

Over 150 real estate managers, investors and entrepreneurs gathered last week at Novotel to discuss the main challenges and opportunities at BREC RESIDENTIAL CONFERENCE: The Future of Quality Living. The economic impact of blocking the…

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10.4 billion euros, the loss of the added value in the economy, estimated for 2022-2026, because of the permitting blockage in Bucharest 901 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

10.4 billion euros, the loss of the added value in the economy, estimated for 2022-2026, because of the permitting blockage in Bucharest

Bucharest’s contribution to the total national GDP decreased by 2.4 percentage points from 2019 to 2021, the estimated losses for tax revenues being 17.2 billion lei (3.45 billion euros) until 2026. Those are the main…

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The WIPRO office fit-out in Globalworth Square finalised 600 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

The WIPRO office fit-out in Globalworth Square finalised

Globalworth has completed in September 2022 the fit-out project for its tenant, WIPRO, after several months of work. Globalworth Square is now the most technologically advanced building in the landlord’s portfolio. This office building obtained the BREEAM…

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Skanska to offer flex office spaces in partnership with DBH Group 783 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Skanska to offer flex office spaces in partnership with DBH Group

Skanska leased at the beginning of September 2022 a total 5,100 sqm office spaces to DBH Group, to serve as flex office space. The long-term partnership includes 1,800 sqm in the Equilibrium 1 building in…

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SMART REAL ESTATE

BUSINESS REPORT IN ROMANIA – Q4 2021: Economy under full speed towards the year-end 890 683 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

BUSINESS REPORT IN ROMANIA – Q4 2021: Economy under full speed towards the year-end

Legislative predictability and measures to mitigate the side effects of the Covid-19 pandemic are highly needed by the business environment Germany remains Romania’s main trading partner: EUR 16.4 billion (+ 20.5%) is the trade volume between…

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Member News: Skanska & ROGCB collaborate on pilot project to develop the Net Zero Carbon Buildings certification 800 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Member News: Skanska & ROGCB collaborate on pilot project to develop the Net Zero Carbon Buildings certification

  Skanska, one of the largest office buildings developers in Europe and Romania Green Building Council organization are announcing their new partnership that aims to develop the Net Zero Carbon Buildings certification through a pilot…

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BREC GREEN: LOGISTICS EQUALS OFFICE IN VOLUME OF NEW BREEAM CERTIFICATIONS 1067 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

BREC GREEN: LOGISTICS EQUALS OFFICE IN VOLUME OF NEW BREEAM CERTIFICATIONS

40 new BREEAM certifications in the last year in Romania A total of 40 real estate projects obtained the BREEAM certification in the period between January 2020 – April 2021, according to data provided by BRE…

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MEMBER NEWS: ADP green building wins “The most sustainable building in CEE” Award 1200 512 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

MEMBER NEWS: ADP green building wins “The most sustainable building in CEE” Award

ADP green building won the “Regional Award – Central and Eastern Europe” for the PENNY Otopeni project at the BREEAM Awards 2021 competition, bringing to Romania the award for the most sustainable building in CEE.…

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SMART REAL ESTATE: Recruiting managers? George Butunoiu just launched Managero.ro 450 411 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

SMART REAL ESTATE: Recruiting managers? George Butunoiu just launched Managero.ro

One of the best – known head hunters in Romania recently launched Managero.ro,  the first recruitment site exclusively for management positions. The tool combines online recruitment (recruitment site) and the classic executive search, which covers…

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BREC MEMBERS: Speedwell`s MIRO Office Building obtains highest level of WELL Standard in Romania 750 516 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

BREC MEMBERS: Speedwell`s MIRO Office Building obtains highest level of WELL Standard in Romania

·        MIRO is the first project certified under WELL v2, the newest version of WELL Health & Safety certification method ·        WELL v2 is considered the most rigorous framework for advancing health and well-being around the world…

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New: Digital Exhibition with all Innovations from Schüco, Jansen & Warema 740 530 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

New: Digital Exhibition with all Innovations from Schüco, Jansen & Warema

If you are an architect, if you represent a joinery company, or you are simply thinking of a new house, you must visit i.NNOVATIONNOW, the online platform where you can get acquainted with all the innovations…

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Facilio & Evogy Partner to Improve Efficiency for Real Estate Portfolios 740 535 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Facilio & Evogy Partner to Improve Efficiency for Real Estate Portfolios

Facilio, a leading AI-driven property operations platform and Italy-based Evogy, a leading digital energy service provider specializing in the Energy-as-a-Service model, announced a strategic partnership to deliver IoT-led solutions and services to drive sustainability and improve…

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Zara embraces innovation and opens tech pop-up store in London 1326 568 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Zara embraces innovation and opens tech pop-up store in London

The accelerating pace of innovation is changing the real estate industry and the latest move of fashion retailer, Zara, is just the proof. At the end of January, Zara launched a tech-enabled pop-up store in London, designed for click and collect purchases ahead of a new permanent flagship space.

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JLL: “Workplace transformation is a game changer” 1920 864 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

JLL: “Workplace transformation is a game changer”

Unprecedented disruption has created a new world of work driven by technology and an increasingly liquid workforce, JLL report “The future of work” states. The real estate consultancy company thinks that the future will belong to those who can embrace uncertainty, turn disruption into opportunity, and act to transform.

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Study-case: Il Centro, Milano 1554 874 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Study-case: Il Centro, Milano

With a great vision and intuition, the Italian hypermarket giant and mall developer Finiper bought in the 90’s the former site in Milano of Alfa Romeo, one of Italy’s most admired motorcar brands and turned it into an experience, social center and brand showcase.

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Top 10 Mega Deals in Real Estate Tech 852 586 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Top 10 Mega Deals in Real Estate Tech

As technology is advancing based on continuous innovation, the real estate industry is reshaping. According to a study by RE:Tech, a real estate tech research and marketing agency, a significant number of mega-deals in real estate tech drove the funding boom across the sector in 2017 .

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BREC TALKS

Alina Conu, Kapital HR: Flexible thinking is this year`s must 558 373 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Alina Conu, Kapital HR: Flexible thinking is this year`s must

Cold judgement and flexibility are the main assets wanted by head hunters this year. Alina Conu, Managing Partner of Kapital HR talks more about this year`s challenges and opportunities in a BREC interview. 1.Which is…

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BREC TALKS with Realpad: „We are going to enter into 4 more markets in the course of 2022” says Manager Jakub Licak 900 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

BREC TALKS with Realpad: „We are going to enter into 4 more markets in the course of 2022” says Manager Jakub Licak

The main goal of Realpad in 2022 is to double its customer base and to penetrate 4 more markets. How will the company manage to do that, find out below from Jakub Licak, Business Development…

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BREC Talks with THETA Furniture & More: “Digitalization of most businesses will soon become a ‘must’,” says Managing Partner FLORIN GHEORGHE 899 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

BREC Talks with THETA Furniture & More: “Digitalization of most businesses will soon become a ‘must’,” says Managing Partner FLORIN GHEORGHE

THETA Furniture & More will open new offices in Belgium and France and will start operations on a new plant in Romania this year. Florin Gheorghe, the company’s Managing Director, outlines the main business plans…

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BREC talks with Atalian Romania: “We are convinced that the FM services will grow in the next years if companies invest in people and new technologies,” says CEO Cora Cristescu 766 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

BREC talks with Atalian Romania: “We are convinced that the FM services will grow in the next years if companies invest in people and new technologies,” says CEO Cora Cristescu

Atalian Romania, the supplier of facility management services, grew its turnover by 12% to over EUR 15 million in 2021 and expects further expansion this year based on increasing demand from the commercial real estate…

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BREC Talks with Decor Floor: “Automation will be one of the main pillars in 2022,” says CEO Octavian Moroianu 424 346 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

BREC Talks with Decor Floor: “Automation will be one of the main pillars in 2022,” says CEO Octavian Moroianu

Decor Floor will launch this year the B2B architecture materials digital marketplace in Romania, according to CEO Octavian Moroianu. He estimates the company will reach a turnover of EUR 18 million this year, with automation…

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BREC Talks with Bright Spaces: “I think that 2022 will also be defined by high-tech in real estate,” says CEO Bogdan Nicoară 900 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

BREC Talks with Bright Spaces: “I think that 2022 will also be defined by high-tech in real estate,” says CEO Bogdan Nicoară

After securing a new investment of EUR 1.5 million in 2021, Bright Spaces is looking to expand in new markets and continue to hire staff. Bogdan Nicoara, CEO & Cofounder Bright Spaces, outlines the plans…

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BREC Talks with Schoenherr: Regulation will be the main dilemma in 2022, says Managing Partner Sebastian Gutiu 900 601 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

BREC Talks with Schoenherr: Regulation will be the main dilemma in 2022, says Managing Partner Sebastian Gutiu

Among the main trends shaping for 2022, Sebastian Gutiu – Managing Partner of Schoenherr  –  mentions a considerable number of transactions. „And probably a record number of real estate project developments in all sectors, from retail…

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BREC Talks with MASTERBUILD: In 2022, we expect an increase of at least 30% in turnover, so that it will reach approx. € 25 M, says CEO Ștefan Vayna 730 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

BREC Talks with MASTERBUILD: In 2022, we expect an increase of at least 30% in turnover, so that it will reach approx. € 25 M, says CEO Ștefan Vayna

Among the main objectives for 2022, Ștefan Vayna, CEO, MASTERBUILD – General Contractor & Property Developer, estimates an increase of at least 30% in the turnover of the company, reaching around 25 million euros. More…

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BREC Talks with Peikko Romania: In 2022, the construction industry to keep on growing 899 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

BREC Talks with Peikko Romania: In 2022, the construction industry to keep on growing

Among the main trends shaping 2022, Laimonas Luizys, Managing Director at Peikko Romania, estimates that competition will remain strong in the construction industry. How Peikko further sees the market, find out from the interview below.…

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BREC Talks with Delta Studio: „In 2022 we want to transform the business into a turnkey interior supplier”, says CEO DRAGOS BONEA 900 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

BREC Talks with Delta Studio: „In 2022 we want to transform the business into a turnkey interior supplier”, says CEO DRAGOS BONEA

In 2022, Dragos Bonea aims to transform his business, Delta Studio from a materials supplier into a turnkey interior supplier. How will he do this?  Also, his plans include the start of two of his…

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ALL EYES ON SUSTAINABLE BUILDINGS 1000 500 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

ALL EYES ON SUSTAINABLE BUILDINGS

(By Alexandra Smedoiu, Partner and Real Estate Industry Leader, Deloitte Romania, and Irina Dimitriu, Partner, Reff & Associates | Deloitte Legal, Head of the real estate practice) The EU aims to be climate-neutral by 2050,…

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Attila Beer, Alukonigstahl:
Building Schuco Districts across Romania
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Attila Beer, Alukonigstahl:
Building Schuco Districts across Romania

Profile:Country Manager, Alukönigstahl Romania & Republic of MoldovaTurnover (2020):€ 21.5 mil.Experience:More than 25 years of in the field of architectural systems Attila Beer is a graduate of the Technical University of Budapest and has been…

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WHO’S WHO

OCTAVIAN MOROIANU:
Decor Floor’s objective for 2021 is to reach a turnover of € 15 million
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OCTAVIAN MOROIANU:
Decor Floor’s objective for 2021 is to reach a turnover of € 15 million

Profile:Managing Partner, Decor Floor CEECompany turnover:€ 10 millionExperience:15 years in real estate & construction Octavian Moroianu joined Decor Floor in 2009, as Sales Manager and thanks to the delivered results he shortly became a shareholder…

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AURELIA LUCA, SKANSKA:
Leading towards a sustainable future
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AURELIA LUCA, SKANSKA:
Leading towards a sustainable future

Profile: Executive Vice President OperationsHungary & Romania for Skanska’s commercialdevelopment business unitPortfolio value of Skanska in Romania: N/AExperience: More than 20 years in real estatedevelopment Aurelia Luca became part of the Skanska team in 2012,…

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ALEXANDRU REFF, DELOITTE ROMANIA & MOLDOVA:
A contribution to the infrastructure of knowledge
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ALEXANDRU REFF, DELOITTE ROMANIA & MOLDOVA:
A contribution to the infrastructure of knowledge

Profile: Country Managing Partner,Deloitte Romania & MoldovaTurnover: N/AExperience:20 years in business & tax law Alexandru Reff is the Country Managing Partner of the professional services firm Deloitte in Romania and Moldova, which provides services in…

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CATALIN JALOBA, BCR
Head of Real Estate Finance
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CATALIN JALOBA, BCR
Head of Real Estate Finance

Catalin Jaloba has a solid experience in real estate, having more than 15 years of expertise in fields such as expansion, development, consultancy and valuation, sales and financing. He has analyzed more than 3.500 properties…

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MARIAN ROMAN, CA IMMO:
A seasoned forerunner
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MARIAN ROMAN, CA IMMO:
A seasoned forerunner

Profile:Managing Director Romania, CA ImmoPortfolio size of CA Immo Romania:€ 390. 6 M.Experience:24 years in development and property& facility management With a proven track record of 24 years of experience on the Romanian real estate…

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ANTONIU PANAIT, VASTINT ROMANIA:
Always ready, with high ambitions
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ANTONIU PANAIT, VASTINT ROMANIA:
Always ready, with high ambitions

Profile:Managing Director, Vastint RomaniaExperience:More than 12 years, mainly in real estate Managing Director for Vastint Romania since 2009, Antoniu Panait has an executive experience of more than 12 years, mainly in real estate. With a…

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ION TIRIAC, TIRIAC GROUP:
Turning performance into business
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ION TIRIAC, TIRIAC GROUP:
Turning performance into business

Profile:Owner, Tiriac GroupTurnover of real estate division:€ 14.5 millionOngoing investments:Tiriac Tower, Stejarii Residential Club 2,Timisoara Retail HubExperience:Over 30 years’ experience on the Romanianmarket One of the iconic figures of Romanian sports, Ion Tiriac owns a…

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FULGA DINU, IMMOFINANZ:
A high profile investment banker in Real Estate
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FULGA DINU, IMMOFINANZ:
A high profile investment banker in Real Estate

Profile:Country Manager Operations, IMMOFINANZRomaniaPortfolio value of Immofinanz Romania€ 749.2 mil. (15% of Immofinanz Group totalportfolio)Experience:21 years in real estate and investment banking Fulga Dinu started her career in New York as an investment banker for…

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ANDREI DIACONESCU, ONE UNITED PROPERTIES:
Building strong results
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ANDREI DIACONESCU, ONE UNITED PROPERTIES:
Building strong results

Profile:Co-Founder & Executive Director, One UnitedPropertiesConsolidated turnover of One United Properties(2020): € 110 mil.Experience:More than 20 years in real estate developmentalongside banking & investment experience Andrei Diaconescu is Co-Founder and Executive Director of One United…

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VICTOR CAPITANU, ONE UNITED PROPERTIES:
The man behind the numbers
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VICTOR CAPITANU, ONE UNITED PROPERTIES:
The man behind the numbers

Profile:Co-Founder & Executive Director, One UnitedPropertiesConsolidated turnover of One United Properties(2020): € 110 mil.Experience:More than 20 years in real estate developmentalongside banking & investment experience Victor Capitanu is Co-Founder and Executive Director of One United…

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DANA BORDEI, VGP ROMANIA:
Developing the 5.0 era of logistics
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DANA BORDEI, VGP ROMANIA:
Developing the 5.0 era of logistics

Profile:Commercial Country Manager, VGP RomaniaVGP Net Asset Value:€ 1.35 billionExperience:13 years on the Romanian real estate market As of April 2021, Dana Bordei was appointed Commercial Country Manager for VGP Romania – part of VGP…

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ANDREI JERCA, ELEMENT INDUSTRIAL:
Keep on growing in logistics & industrial
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ANDREI JERCA, ELEMENT INDUSTRIAL:
Keep on growing in logistics & industrial

Profile:Managing Director, Element IndustrialExperience:Over 14 years in the real estate market Andrei Jerca has been appointed as Managing Director of Element Industrial as of March 2021. A professional with 14 years of experience in the…

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