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POLAND Sollers strolls into Officyna

Office & mixed-use development
Sollers Consulting has opened its fourth Polish office – in the Officyna complex in Gdańsk.

Sollers has leased 1,100 sqm in the first stage of the complex. The new branch of the Polish financial consultancy and software implementation specialist will employ 90 people and is to be focused on supporting digital transformation for clients. Savills advised the tenant for this transaction.

Our choice of the TriCity was a natural decision: this is a city teeming with talent – both experienced professionals and graduates of the local universities. In addition, the TriCity has excellent connections: the Lech Wałęsa Airport connects us to many of the countries where Sollers Consulting provides services for insurers and banks.
Marcin Pluta, a co-founder and the managing partner of Sollers Consulting

Sollers Consulting, which was established twenty years ago, has offices in Lublin and Poznań along with its head office in Warsaw. The business and IT consultancy currently employs 600 consultants, who specialise in transformation support to insurers and banks.

Officyna, situated on al. Grunwaldzka in Gdańsk’s Wrzeszcz district, is being developed by Torus in two stages. The first building comprises 5,000 sqm gla and was completed in Q3 2019. A second stage (7,300 sqm) is now under construction and is scheduled for completion early next year. Both five-storey buildings are to be LEED certified. APA Wojciechowski Architekci is responsible for the architectural design of the entire project.

The office market in the TriCity is developing very rapidly, with there being 838,500 sqm of office stock in Gdańsk, Gdynia and Sopot at the end of 2019. Finding the right location for Sollers was a challenge due to the low vacancy rate of 4.9 pct. Due to there being limited space available in existing buildings, we entered talks with one of the leading developers on the local market, Torus.
Piotr Skuza, the regional manager of the office agency at Savills

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