Rodamco Europe has established local operations in Poland, following the commitment to acquire 50% of Polish shopping centers Galeria Mokotow and Zlote Tarasy. The offices of Rodamco Europe in Warsaw will be opened today by Rodamco Europe´s CEO, Maarten Hulshoff.
Strategic step to growth in Central Europe
Maarten Hulshoff: 'Rodamco Europe´s substantial investments in two of Warsaw´s top retail centers underlines Rodamco Europe´s strategy of focusing on high-quality retail centers in dominant locations in key European cities. Besides Rodamco Europe´s continuing strength in its key markets Netherlands, Spain, France and Sweden, Rodamco Europe expects further growth to materialize from its strategic choice to expand into Central Europe. We are extremely pleased with the opening of the offices in Poland.'
Leading retail centers in Warsaw
Heading Rodamco Europe in Poland as Managing Director is Scott Dwyer, a real estate professional who has lived and worked in Poland for the past five (5) years. Dwyer: 'The establishment of operations in Poland is a strategic step to facilitate growth in Rodamco Europe´s investment program in high-quality retail centers in Poland, such as Galeria Mokotow and Zlote Tarasy. We have put together a professional team who over time shall define the standards for direct retail management, transparency and corporate governance for retail centers in Poland. Direct retail management is key for Rodamco Europe as it enhances our returns and allows us to stay close to our customers and consumers.'
Source: Rodamco Europe