Adrian Karczewicz, Head of Divestments, Skanska Commerical Real Estate Europe
Adrian has 20 years’ experience in the real estate market and over 35 office buildings divested for EUR 1.6 bn with the Skanska team since joining the company in 2013. During this time he has brought several new investors to the CEE region.
In 2018 Adrian led Skanska’s first divestment process of an office building to an Asian investor. The two buildings of the Silesia Business Park office complex in Katowice were sold to the ISOC Group, a diversified real estate and infrastructure investment group, based in Manila, the Philippines. This transaction was another proof of Adrian’s long-term strategy concerning diversification of capital flow across the region.
Adrian is a devoted CEE commercial real estate ambassador, promoting the region among foreign investors all over the world. Being strongly focused on investor-oriented activities, he conducted numerous market tours to Germany, the UK, and Asia. As a renowned expert, Adrian is also being invited as a speaker to many market events, for example The CEE Summit or Property Technology Forum Europe, both held in 2018 in Warsaw.
In addition, Adrian is the initiator of the CEE Investment Report; one of the most important publications promoting the CEE region among stakeholders, with its latest, well-received, 4th edition in 2018.