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POLAND Savills acquires Knight Frank's PM business

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Savills has acquired Knight Frank’s commercial property and asset management team in Poland. Under the agreement, 35 employees have joined Savills while its Polish PM portfolio has surpassed 1.2 mln sqm.

The portfolio to be managed by Savills mostly comprises office buildings in Warsaw and other major cities across Poland. These include West Station I and II (115,900 sqm) and Miasteczko Orange (77,100 sqm) in Warsaw, as well as Maraton A and B (39,300 sqm) in Poznań, Green Towers A and B (36,600 sqm) in Wrocław, Arkońska Business Park (30,800 sq m) in Gdańsk as well as Kapelanka (22,000 s m), Jacobs CH2M Center (18,000 sqm) and MK29 (11,000 sqm) in Kraków.

As part of Savills strategy for the development of our business in Europe, the growth of our asset and property management teams remains a key priority and focus. The Knight Frank property management team in Poland has an excellent reputation and we are very excited about them joining our business. Poland is an important growth market for us.
James Sparrow, the CEO, Savills UK and EMEA

The expanded property management team will be led by Michał Bryszewski, who was appointed head of property and asset management at Savills Poland in June 2021. In her new role as head of office property management, Izabela Miazgowska, who has been employed by Knight Frank for the last ten years, will work with Wioletta Nowotnik, an associate director in the property management team. In addition, Marta Mikołajczyk-Pyrć will continue as head of retail and mixed-use property management, while Przemysław Piórek will be in charge of industrial property management. Knight Frank’s four-strong team of engineers led by Urszula Łuszpińska will also join Savills to work on projects for the firm’s property and asset management clients and the building and project consultancy team led by Jakub Jędrys.

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