Skanska Property Poland and Infosys BPO Poland have signed a lease agreement for an area of over 21,000 m² in Infosys Green Horizon office complex in Lodz. It covers new lease terms for the area already occupied by Infosys plus an additional 3,800 m² of office space.
According to Cushman & Wakefield real estate advisory firm, which represented the tenant during the transaction, the agreement is the largest deal in the history of the Lodz office market and the biggest lease transaction in Poland in 2014. The new lease agreement extends the lease period to 2024.
Infosys BPO Poland is the largest business service center in Lodz and one of the largest in Poland. The company’s specialists have already started working in the new area, located on the third floor of Green Horizon complex’s building B. From September, they will also occupy its second floor.
“Infosys Green Horizon is a proof that long-term cooperation based on dialogue and common values can be beneficial for both sides. Our building has been developed in cooperation with Infosys BPO Poland, therefore, it is an excellent example of an office complex that is suitable for outsourcing companies. Furthermore, this long-term agreement proves that the project has met all of the client's requirements, especially those regarding space flexibility”, says Katarzyna Zawodna, President at Skanska Property Poland.
Infosys BPO was represented by Cushman & Wakefield real estate advisory firm in the transaction.
"The agreement reinforces our long-standing cooperation we've had with Infosys BPO. It is the biggest transaction in the history of the office market in Lodz as well as the largest lease agreement in the Polish office market in 2014. I am confident that this will have a positive impact on how investment funds and developers will perceive Lodz”, comments Krzysztof Misiak, Partner and Regional Cities Manager in the office department, Cushman & Wakefield.
Source: Cushman & Wakefield