Locked content Egyptian company opens BPO center in Poland

The Polish Information and Foreign Investment Agency (PAIiIZ) informs that an Egyptian company, operating in the BPO industry, intends to open a branch in Poland. The company will employ 550 people in its BPO center in Warsaw. The project is being carried out by PAIiIZ. PAIiIZ helps companies to ent...

Locked content Shell moves its financial center to Kraków

Shell’s financial and accounting center, Shell Business Operations which employs 2,300 people, is moving to Kraków from Zabierzów. The operation is due to start in Q1 2016 and should be completed by 2017. The Dutch giant will take up 22,000 sqm of space in three buidings of the DOT Office comp...

Locked content Over 40% of CEE BPO workers are hired in Poland – report

There are 335,000 specialists employed in a thousand foreign capital business service centers in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), according to “Business Services in Central & Eastern Europe 2015” report, compiled by ABSL. Polish workers account for some 42 percent of the total numbe...

Locked content C&W: Poland loses in BPO market due to geopolitical situation

Poland fell from 16th to 18th place in the Cushman & Wakefield’s Where in the World? Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) & Shared Service Location Index annual report. Bolesław Kołodziejczyk, Senior Consultant, Valuation & Advisory Department of Cushman & Wakefield in Poland, said: “P...

Locked content Kraków the most attractive outsourcing destination in Europe

Kraków remains the most attractive destination in Europe for Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) or the Business Process Management (BPM) field as it is ranked 9th in the 2015 Tholons International Top 100 Outsourcing Destinations report. Kraków is the only European city in the top 10. The survey tak...

Locked content Luxoft to double employment in Poland

The Polish subsidiary of global IT outsourcing services firm Luxoft plans to double its employment in Poland by the end of 2015, the company said in a press release on Thursday. Luxoft has recently opened a new office in Kraków. It currently employs more than 600 IT specialists in Kraków and Wrocław...

Getting a foothold

Poland has long enjoyed its position as the top outsourcing destination in Europe. Where is the BPO sector headed now and can it drive growth in emerging office markets?