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Member News: Element Industrial Starts ELI Park Braila, a New Logistics Project 800 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Member News: Element Industrial Starts ELI Park Braila, a New Logistics Project

Real estate developer Element Industrial announces a new project in its portfolio, ELI Park Braila, a total investment of over 25 million EUR. The logistic scheme is localized on an 11-hectares plot in Braila Free…

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ONV LAW / BACK TO OFFICE ANALYSIS: EU recommends managers to support as much as possible employees affected by Covid – 19 626 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

ONV LAW / BACK TO OFFICE ANALYSIS: EU recommends managers to support as much as possible employees affected by Covid – 19

Managers have a significant impact on the successful come – back to the workplace of the employees, their actions and behavior being able to influence the employees` capacity of returning to work, points out an…

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Member News: Fortress REIT Acquires ELI Park 1 from Element Industrial & Paval Holding 800 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Member News: Fortress REIT Acquires ELI Park 1 from Element Industrial & Paval Holding

Fortress, one of the largest real estate investments trusts (REITs) in South Africa, has reached an agreement with Element Industrial and Paval Holding and signed the acquisition contract for ELI Park 1, a Class A…

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BREC Partners: AHK presents ”Cities of Tomorrow” Conference, September 13 – 16 (Bucharest) 798 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

BREC Partners: AHK presents ”Cities of Tomorrow” Conference, September 13 – 16 (Bucharest)

10% participation discount for BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB member companies. The event will be held in a hybrid online-offline format. The annual event dedicated to the sustainable development of Romanian cities and regions is at…

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Member News: Immofinanz reports strong earnings for the first half-year 620 398 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Member News: Immofinanz reports strong earnings for the first half-year

IMMOFINANZ generated strong growth in the results of operations and net profit during the first half-year. The expansion of the portfolio through acquisitions in Bucharest and Italy during recent months will be continued, with an…

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3 Things We Liked Most at The New Marmorosch Hotel Bucharest 600 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

3 Things We Liked Most at The New Marmorosch Hotel Bucharest

BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB took the opportunity to visit the new 5-star Marmorosch Hotel, recently inaugurated in Bucharest Downtown historical center, under the Autograph Collection brand by Apex Alliance, after a long and careful restoration process led…

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EXPO REAL 2021: BREC Promotes Real Estate Business in Romania, with AHK Rumänien 898 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

EXPO REAL 2021: BREC Promotes Real Estate Business in Romania, with AHK Rumänien

Photo Credit: EXPO REAL This year between October 11 – 13 in Munich, Germany, BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB teams up with AHK Rumänien – the Romanian-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry to support the official participation of Romania at…

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Member News: THETA Furniture & More invests EUR 4 mil. in a new production factory 1067 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Member News: THETA Furniture & More invests EUR 4 mil. in a new production factory

THETA Furniture & More, one of the largest players in the interior fit-out segment in Romania, announces the start of construction works for its new production factory, near Bucharest, with 5.000 sqm capacity. Using cutting-edge technology,…

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How it Looks: The New Marmorosch Bucharest Hotel by Apex Alliance 905 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

How it Looks: The New Marmorosch Bucharest Hotel by Apex Alliance

Lithuanian group Apex Alliance Hotel Management opened the Marmorosch Bucharest Hotel, Autograph Collection in Bucharest’s Old Town area, following a 42 million euro investment. Marmorosch Bucharest has 217 rooms, split between Silver and Gold rooms,…

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MEMBER NEWS: Theta Furniture & More signs 1.000 sqm lease deal at City Gate 1004 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

MEMBER NEWS: Theta Furniture & More signs 1.000 sqm lease deal at City Gate

THETA Furniture & More, one of the main players in custom furniture making and interior design consultancy, chose City Gate as its new headquarters in Romania. The company will occupy over 1,000 sqm in the…

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Proptech Bright Spaces raises € 1.5 M in new financing round, lead investor Axeleo Capital 900 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Proptech Bright Spaces raises € 1.5 M in new financing round, lead investor Axeleo Capital

Bright Spaces’ solution allows future tenants to visualize and interact digitally with an office space in 3D, discover its main tech specs, surroundings, main points of interest as well as to request an offer or…

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Member News: One United Properties is officially listed on the Bucharest Stock Exchange 900 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Member News: One United Properties is officially listed on the Bucharest Stock Exchange

The company’s shares started trading on the Main Market of Bucharest Stock Exchange, under the symbol ONE, on July 12th. The initial public offer (IPO) took place between June 22nd and July 2nd, and the…

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SMART REAL ESTATE

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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How to raise value of Real Estate through Innovation 1400 898 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

How to raise value of Real Estate through Innovation

According to the Emerging Trends in Real Estate®: Europe 2018 survey by PwC & Urban Land Institute, over 50% of the respondents agree that technology, big data and the rise of “space as a service” will disrupt the traditional property valuation model.

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BREC TALKS

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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FLORIN GHEORGHE, THETA: Making a Difference in Interior Design & Fit-Out 834 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

FLORIN GHEORGHE, THETA: Making a Difference in Interior Design & Fit-Out

Profile: Co-Founder & CEO, THETA Furniture & More THETA Furniture & More portfolio: + 1.500 local and international companies + 300. 000 sqm interior spaces  890 office spaces  505 commercial spaces 115 HoReCa spaces Experience:…

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CHRISTOPHE WELLER, COS:
Keep Developing Our Reach & Solutions for all Segments Upholding Opportunities
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CHRISTOPHE WELLER, COS:
Keep Developing Our Reach & Solutions for all Segments Upholding Opportunities

COS – Corporate Office Solutions has a privileged position on the office segment, as leader on the office fit-out market. This position comes also with responsibility, as we always look at trends and try to…

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Claudiu Bisnel, Brisk Group: Delivering PM services from Bucharest to London and Chisinau 749 600 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Claudiu Bisnel, Brisk Group: Delivering PM services from Bucharest to London and Chisinau

“In a field where the present fights the past, Brisk Group chose a completely different side. It chose the future! I really think that excellence is not an act, but a habit. This is how…

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EUROFIN Health & Safety: Why Workforce Safety Impacts Real Estate Budgets 750 520 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

EUROFIN Health & Safety: Why Workforce Safety Impacts Real Estate Budgets

Employees` Health & Safety has become an even greater concern for companies in the pandemic period, with all sectors of activity having seen how workforce infestation with Covid-19 virus leads to serios activity blockage, delays…

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Raluca Soaita, Healthcare Architect: Why Building Medical Facilities Will be Profitable 740 526 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Raluca Soaita, Healthcare Architect: Why Building Medical Facilities Will be Profitable

The recent pandemic context has brutally exposed the vulnerabilities of the medical systems around the world, while recent fire accidents in Romanian hospitals in cities such as Bucharest or Piatra Neamt have only worsened the…

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Andrei Breahna, GAEP: Why Art is a “Marketing Gold” in Post – Pandemic Real Estate 740 526 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Andrei Breahna, GAEP: Why Art is a “Marketing Gold” in Post – Pandemic Real Estate

  The post-pandemic world is preparing to return to office life with the advancement of the vaccination campaign and art can be one of the most powerful tool, “a marketing gold” for real estate owners…

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BREC Members: AlProf Aluminium Boosts Business in January 2021 740 525 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

BREC Members: AlProf Aluminium Boosts Business in January 2021

AlProf, one of the most important aluminium extrusion producers in Romania, states that January has been an atypical month in the profile industry, with production capacity having tripled due to the large number of contracts…

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Psychotherapist`s View: Why #BackToOffice is Better for Employees` Mental Health 740 528 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Psychotherapist`s View: Why #BackToOffice is Better for Employees` Mental Health

As a new post-pandemic life is contouring on the horizon with the vaccination campaign having started worldwide, there is also debate over the new work format after the “work from home” era. While some companies…

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New York based AI property platform Facilio: Romania is a key market in our strategic expansion 1600 985 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

New York based AI property platform Facilio: Romania is a key market in our strategic expansion

Globalworth announces the appointment of Marian V. Popa as Managing Director for Romania with effect from 1st March 2021.

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Ben Adams, Founding Director, Ben Adams Architects 3540 5034 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

Ben Adams, Founding Director, Ben Adams Architects

Office buildings need to be interesting, creative, non-standard and exciting to be in. Bucharest is still building largely boring buildings and needs to wake up to the demand for better buildings that let at higher rents.

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WHO’S WHO

OCTAVIAN MOROIANU:
Decor Floor’s objective for 2021 is to reach a turnover of € 15 million
1000 500 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

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
1000 500 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

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
1000 500 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

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
1000 500 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

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
1000 500 BUCHAREST REAL ESTATE CLUB

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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