Echo Investment

Echo Investment is the largest Polish developer, the only one on the Polish market with extensive experience in three sectors of the real estate market: residential, retail and office. As a socially responsible developer, Echo Investment is involved in large city-creating projects combining various functions. It creates places where people can work, live, play, and satisfy their everyday life needs. The company is a pure developer focused on seven major Polish cities: Warsaw, Kraków, Łódź, Wrocław, Katowice, Gdańsk and Poznań. It has already completed over 180 projects with a total area of 1.9 million sqm. Since 1996 Echo Investment has been listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange. For over 20 years this strategic approach has enabled Echo Investment to complete to the highest architectural and functional standards and the company pride itself on achieving full occupancy of its projects before an opening. Echo Investment employs around 500 professionals all over Poland.
Name of company Echo Investment
Name of President or Managing Director for Poland Nicklas Lindberg, CEO
President or Managing Director for Poland profile Nicklas Lindberg is responsible for the strategy and development of Echo Investment. For 15 years he had been with Skanska where he worked as the President for Skanska Commercial Development Europe (CDE), Skanska’s business unit that develops properties in CEE, and the head of Skanska Property Poland, a unit within Skanska Commercial Development Europe. In the 2008- 2015 period he worked for Skanska Russia, as both CFO and CEO. Appointed CEO of Echo Investment on 18 April 2016.
Short description of the company and team Echo Investment is the largest Polish developer, the only one on the Polish market with extensive experience in three sectors of the real estate market: residential, retail and office. As a socially responsible developer, Echo Investment is involved in large city-creating projects combining various functions. It creates places where people can work, live, play, and satisfy their everyday life needs. The company is a pure developer focused on seven major Polish cities: Warsaw, Kraków, Łódź, Wrocław, Katowice, Gdańsk and Poznań. It has already completed over 180 projects with a total area of 1.9 million sqm. Since 1996 Echo Investment has been listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange. For over 20 years this strategic approach has enabled Echo Investment to complete to the highest architectural and functional standards and the company pride itself on achieving full occupancy of its projects before an opening. Echo Investment employs around 500 professionals all over Poland.
Portfolio of all completed properties currently held by your company Moje Miejsce I in Warsaw, ul. Beethovena - around 19 000 sqm
Face 2 Face I in Katowice, ul. Grundmanna - around 20 000 sqm
Villa Offices (Warsaw Brewery ) in Warsaw, ul. Grzybowska - around 16 500 sqm
Malthouse Offices (Warsaw Brewery) in Warsaw, ul. Grzybowska- around 29 500 sqm
West 4 Business Hub I in Wrocław, ul. Na Ostatnim Groszu - around 15 500 sqm
Value of the projects currently held by company (in EUR) -
Size of the projects currently held by company (GLA) 100 500 sqm
Properties sold between October 2019 and September 2020 -
Value of the properties sold between October 2019 and September 2020 (in EUR) -
Size of the properties sold between October 2019 and September 2020 (GLA) -
Projects completed between October 2019 and September 2020 Face 2 Face I in Katowice, ul. Grundmanna - around 20 000 sqm
Villa Offices (Warsaw Brewery ) in Warsaw, ul. Grzybowska - around 16 500 sqm
Malthouse Offices (Warsaw Brewery) in Warsaw, ul. Grzybowska- around 29 500 sqm
West 4 Business Hub I in Wrocław, ul. Na Ostatnim Groszu - around 15 500 sqm
Value of the projects completed between October 2019 and September 2020 (in EUR) -
Size of the projects completed between October 2019 and September 2020 (GLA) 81 500
Projects under construction Face 2 Face II, Katowice – second phase of the office complex in total offering 46,800 SQM. Its design was developed by Grupa 5 Architekci.
Moje Miejsce II, Warsaw (16,400 SQM) – second office building of the mixed-use project including five small residential parts offering 244 apartments, two office buildings with a total area of 34,000 sqm, commercial premises and numerous amenities.
React I, Łódź – the first construction phase of the React office complex with an area of almost 15,000 sqm started this spring. The entire office complex will be aproxx. 50,000 sqm.
MidPoint 71, Wrocław - office building that is being constructed on Powstańców Śląskich street will have 37 thousand sqm office space. Its construction started at the end of 2019.
Fuzja C & D, Łódź - the buildings where Fujitsu will be headquartered will offer a total of 19,900 sq m of office space, providing free space arrangement tailored to individual needs and work comfort.
Value of the projects in progress (in EUR) -
Size of the projects in progress (GLA) 114 400 sqm
Projects in the pipeline The company possesses over 290 900 SQM of office space in the preparation phases in Gdańsk, Wrocław, Kraków, Łódz and Katowice. Echo Investment is also currently in advanced in discussion about a Master Plan concerning Kabaty site in Warsaw with the City authorities.
In its project pipeline, Echo Investment has three multifunctional, ‘destination’ projects – Fuzja, Towarowa 22 and Kabaty:
Fuzja, Łódź: the project that is to bring back 7.7 ha to the city. It will encompass 90,000 sqm of residential, office and service space in total. Fuzja has an excellent location in a very central part of the city with walking distance to Piotrkowska St.
Towarowa 22, Warsaw: Towarowa will create a new neighbourhood in Warsaw that combines the urban intensity of street walls and city blocks with the open air and recreation of an elevated park landscape
Kabaty, Warsaw: The Kabaty’s project is another undertaking, after the Warsaw Brewery and Fuzja in Łódź, that Echo Investment is creating based on the city-forming philosophy of developing open, friendly, mixed-use parts of cities - inspiring to action, attracting people, inviting to live and spend time there.
Please say why your company should be considered for the award Echo Investment is focused on developing multifunctional, ‘destination’ complex projects, new parts of cities attracting people to live in, work and spend their free time. This part of the business today amounts up to ca. 45% of the total sqm of projects under construction and projects in the pipeline. Today, the ongoing ‘destination’ projects are Warsaw Brewery and Fuzja in Łódź. In Warsaw Brewery we are getting close to the end of construction works, so we devote a lot of attention to the central part of the project – the squares, a brewery inside the project, restaurants in the historical cellars and the greenery. Construction works at Łódź-based Fuzja are proceeding according to schedule. These projects are possible only by putting together all the competences within the company and experience to create urban destinations where the inhabitants of the cities can live, work and entertain.
Company website https://en.echo.com.pl/
Name of company
Echo Investment
Name of President or Managing Director for Poland
Nicklas Lindberg, CEO
President or Managing Director for Poland profile
Nicklas Lindberg is responsible for the strategy and development of Echo Investment. For 15 years he had been with Skanska where he worked as the President for Skanska Commercial Development Europe (CDE), Skanska’s business unit that develops properties in CEE, and the head of Skanska Property Poland, a unit within Skanska Commercial Development Europe. In the 2008- 2015 period he worked for Skanska Russia, as both CFO and CEO. Appointed CEO of Echo Investment on 18 April 2016.
Short description of the company and team
Echo Investment is the largest Polish developer, the only one on the Polish market with extensive experience in three sectors of the real estate market: residential, retail and office. As a socially responsible developer, Echo Investment is involved in large city-creating projects combining various functions. It creates places where people can work, live, play, and satisfy their everyday life needs. The company is a pure developer focused on seven major Polish cities: Warsaw, Kraków, Łódź, Wrocław, Katowice, Gdańsk and Poznań. It has already completed over 180 projects with a total area of 1.9 million sqm. Since 1996 Echo Investment has been listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange. For over 20 years this strategic approach has enabled Echo Investment to complete to the highest architectural and functional standards and the company pride itself on achieving full occupancy of its projects before an opening. Echo Investment employs around 500 professionals all over Poland.
Portfolio of all completed properties currently held by your company
Moje Miejsce I in Warsaw, ul. Beethovena - around 19 000 sqm
Face 2 Face I in Katowice, ul. Grundmanna - around 20 000 sqm
Villa Offices (Warsaw Brewery ) in Warsaw, ul. Grzybowska - around 16 500 sqm
Malthouse Offices (Warsaw Brewery) in Warsaw, ul. Grzybowska- around 29 500 sqm
West 4 Business Hub I in Wrocław, ul. Na Ostatnim Groszu - around 15 500 sqm
Value of the projects currently held by company (in EUR)
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Size of the projects currently held by company (GLA)
100 500 sqm
Properties sold between October 2019 and September 2020
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Value of the properties sold between October 2019 and September 2020 (in EUR)
-
Size of the properties sold between October 2019 and September 2020 (GLA)
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Projects completed between October 2019 and September 2020
Face 2 Face I in Katowice, ul. Grundmanna - around 20 000 sqm
Villa Offices (Warsaw Brewery ) in Warsaw, ul. Grzybowska - around 16 500 sqm
Malthouse Offices (Warsaw Brewery) in Warsaw, ul. Grzybowska- around 29 500 sqm
West 4 Business Hub I in Wrocław, ul. Na Ostatnim Groszu - around 15 500 sqm
Value of the projects completed between October 2019 and September 2020 (in EUR)
-
Size of the projects completed between October 2019 and September 2020 (GLA)
81 500
Projects under construction
Face 2 Face II, Katowice – second phase of the office complex in total offering 46,800 SQM. Its design was developed by Grupa 5 Architekci.
Moje Miejsce II, Warsaw (16,400 SQM) – second office building of the mixed-use project including five small residential parts offering 244 apartments, two office buildings with a total area of 34,000 sqm, commercial premises and numerous amenities.
React I, Łódź – the first construction phase of the React office complex with an area of almost 15,000 sqm started this spring. The entire office complex will be aproxx. 50,000 sqm.
MidPoint 71, Wrocław - office building that is being constructed on Powstańców Śląskich street will have 37 thousand sqm office space. Its construction started at the end of 2019.
Fuzja C & D, Łódź - the buildings where Fujitsu will be headquartered will offer a total of 19,900 sq m of office space, providing free space arrangement tailored to individual needs and work comfort.
Value of the projects in progress (in EUR)
-
Size of the projects in progress (GLA)
114 400 sqm
Projects in the pipeline
The company possesses over 290 900 SQM of office space in the preparation phases in Gdańsk, Wrocław, Kraków, Łódz and Katowice. Echo Investment is also currently in advanced in discussion about a Master Plan concerning Kabaty site in Warsaw with the City authorities.
In its project pipeline, Echo Investment has three multifunctional, ‘destination’ projects – Fuzja, Towarowa 22 and Kabaty:
Fuzja, Łódź: the project that is to bring back 7.7 ha to the city. It will encompass 90,000 sqm of residential, office and service space in total. Fuzja has an excellent location in a very central part of the city with walking distance to Piotrkowska St.
Towarowa 22, Warsaw: Towarowa will create a new neighbourhood in Warsaw that combines the urban intensity of street walls and city blocks with the open air and recreation of an elevated park landscape
Kabaty, Warsaw: The Kabaty’s project is another undertaking, after the Warsaw Brewery and Fuzja in Łódź, that Echo Investment is creating based on the city-forming philosophy of developing open, friendly, mixed-use parts of cities - inspiring to action, attracting people, inviting to live and spend time there.
Please say why your company should be considered for the award
Echo Investment is focused on developing multifunctional, ‘destination’ complex projects, new parts of cities attracting people to live in, work and spend their free time. This part of the business today amounts up to ca. 45% of the total sqm of projects under construction and projects in the pipeline. Today, the ongoing ‘destination’ projects are Warsaw Brewery and Fuzja in Łódź. In Warsaw Brewery we are getting close to the end of construction works, so we devote a lot of attention to the central part of the project – the squares, a brewery inside the project, restaurants in the historical cellars and the greenery. Construction works at Łódź-based Fuzja are proceeding according to schedule. These projects are possible only by putting together all the competences within the company and experience to create urban destinations where the inhabitants of the cities can live, work and entertain.
Company website
https://en.echo.com.pl/