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pwc_logo_300x80pxAt PwC, we measure our success by yours. Every day close to 180,000 people in 158 countries go to work to help our clients succeed. From Dublin to Durban, from Minneapolis to Manila, our job is channelling knowledge and value through our lines of service and industry-specialised practices.

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Sound governance and transparency form the bedrock of leadership. We are committed to serving as a force for integrity, good sense and wise solutions to the problems facing businesses and the capital markets today.

Transparency and good standards of corporate governance – both in our clients’ businesses and in our own – are central to our ability to achieve those objectives. And we aim to continue to achieve them from our position of strength and professional leadership.

PwC in Poland employs above 1700 specialists and support staff in seven cities: in Gdansk, Katowice, Krakow, Lodz, Poznan, Wroclaw and Warsaw.

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Strategic Partner

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The Ciech Chemical Group is one of the leaders of the European chemical market; it comprises more than 30 companies. It possesses the well-developed manufacturing structure and commercial network in the country and in Europe.

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The main products of the Group are: soda ash (the second largest producer in Europe), baking soda, salt, fertilizers, plant protection chemicals, epoxy & polyester resins as well as other organic chemical products which are used in glass, furniture, chemical, agriculture and construction industries.

The annual revenue of about PLN 4 billion places the Ciech Chemical Group in the first fifty of the biggest Polish companies. Since February 2005 Ciech SA has been listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange.

Its largest shareholders are the Treasury (38.72 percent of shares and votes at the General Meeting), Otwarty Fundusz Emerytalny (Open Pension Fund) – PZU Złota Jesień (9.2 percent) and ING Otwarty Fundusz Emerytalny (Open Pension Fund) (8.54 percent). More information at www.ciechgroup.com [/toggle]

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Main Partners

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The operations of LOTOS include exploration, production and processing of oil and the distribution and sale of a wide range of petroleum products. The company successfully operates in wholesale and retail markets. The company went public on 9 June 2005 and has since been listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange.
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The company’s subsidiaries – LOTOS Petrobaltic, LOTOS Norge and LOTOS Geonafta have helped it establish a presence in the Baltic Sea, North Sea and Norwegian Sea and in Lithuania where it is conducting oil and natural gas exploration and production both onshore and offshore. LOTOS is Poland’s second largest hydrocarbon producer and the country’s only company to explore and produce oil and natural gas in the Baltic. LOTOS is also Lithuania’s biggest oil producer. In its strategy until 2015 LOTOS aims to produce 1.2 million tonnes of oil annually.

Following the success of the 10+ programme (Poland’s biggest industry investment programme over the last 20 years) the Gdansk-based refinery has increased its processing capacity from 6 to 10.5 m tonnes annually. With cutting edge refinery installations for deep crude oil processing, LOTOS can supply the domestic market with additional quantities of products, including diesel oil. The success of the 10+ programme means that Grupa LOTOS SA has joined the ranks of Europe’s most modern refineries.

LOTOS has one third of Poland’s fuel market. The company is also a leading producer and supplier of engine oils and road asphalt with strong sales figures both in Poland and abroad.

The LOTOS network includes more than 400 petrol stations with convenient locations in cities and along transit roads across Poland. Thanks to their large car parks, transit road stations are a perfect place to rest when travelling. The company is also investing in new stations which it builds on motorways and express roads at Motorway Service Areas. It is also building economy petrol stations which are part of the LOTOS Optima chain.[/toggle]


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SYNTHOS S.A. is one of the largest manufacturers of chemical raw materials in Poland, as well as being Europe’s No. 1 manufacturer of emulsion synthetic rubbers and third largest manufacturer of polystyrene for foaming applications. Everyday we deliver technically advanced products in the area of synthetic rubbers, styrene plastics, dispersion, latices and adhesives.

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Rapid expansion in recent years has turned the company into an enterprise that is competitive, safe and environment-friendly. SYNTHOS S.A. makes sure that buyers are satisfied with the scope of raw materials, semi-finished products and chemical finished products.

SYNTHOS S.A. grew out of the companies Firma Chemiczna Dwory S.A. and Kaucuk a.s. The current name “SYNTHOS” (introduced in 2007), derives from a fusion of two words of Greek origin: synthesis (join) and orthos (proper, right). The name replicates the Company’s mission which is to manufacture and supply its clients with chemical products for further processing, contributing to the development of each client’s business. The name also reflects the nature of the Company’s operation in chemical synthesis.

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Partners

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CMS Poland is an award-winning, full service international commercial law firm providing legal and tax advice to businesses, financial institutions, governments and other public sector bodies. We are one of the largest and the most experienced international law firms in Poland, present on the market for over 20 years.

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There are almost 140 lawyers in the Warsaw office, who offer the highest quality legal support and advice to clients operating in all key industry sectors. CMS Poland is a co-founder of CMS – a network of law firms with the most extensive European footprint, employing nearly 5 000 people in 50 cities across 31 countries.

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Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego is the only state-owned bank in Poland. Its mission is to support the central government’s social and economic programmes as well as regional development programmes designed at regional government level and run with the use of public funds, including those provided by the European Union.

BGK is actively involved in the consolidation of public finance, financing of regional and local authorities, municipal companies and healthcare establishments. It also supports Polish exports and the investment projects e.g. through the organisation of financing for such projects and promotionof public-private partnership.


eo

Eo Networks jest międzynarodową firmą informatyczną specjalizującą się w integracji systemów. Kluczowymi sektorami dla spółki są: finanse, telekomunikacja, media i sektor publiczny. eo Networks posiada kilkunastoletnie doświadczenie w projektowaniu, wdrażaniu i rozwoju innowacyjnego oprogramowania dla klientów o różnej wielkości.

Znaczącą część projektów zrealizowanych przez firmę stanowią projekty pionierskie w skali ogólnopolskiej. Konsekwentnie realizowana od ponad 10 lat strategia przynosi firmie stały wzrost przychodów i coraz większą liczba usatysfakcjonowanych klientów, nie tylko w Polsce. Rozwiązania firmy zyskują coraz większą popularność na rynkach zagranicznych, m.in. niemieckim. Jednym z głównych planów spółki na najbliższe lata jest ekspansja na rynki zachodnie.

Wykorzystujemy naszą wiedzę i doświadczenie w stosowaniu technologii internetowych do budowania nowych, użytecznych rozwiązań dla firm, przedsiębiorstw i instytucji. Oferujemy usługi w zakresie budowy aplikacji i systemów, narzędzi komunikacyjnych, architektury informacji oraz zarządzania treścią, budowy intranetów i ekstranetów, rozwiązań mobilnych, a także pełnej ekspertyzy dotyczącej wyboru rozwiązań sprzętowych, sieciowych oraz oprogramowania.


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Grupa Azoty is one of the European key chemical groups active in the sectors of engineering plastics, nitrogen and compound fertilizers, OXO alcohols and plasticizers.

The mother company – Azoty Tarnów (currently Grupa Azoty S.A.) – has gathered complementary companies, including Grupa Azoty Zakłady Azotowe „Puławy” S.A., Grupa Azoty ZCh „Police” S.A., Grupa Azoty ZAK S.A. and Grupa Azoty ATT Polymers GmbH with different traditions and expertise to take advantage of their potential to implement the common strategy, and has created the Azoty Group.

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Grupa Azoty S.A. has been listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange since 30th June 2008, in the Respect Index since 19th November 2009 and in MSCI Emerging Markets Index since 19th February 2013. Since 23rd September 2013 the company has been listed in the WIG30 Index covering the largest and most valuable companies of the WSE. [/toggle]


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BASF’s first representative office in Poland was opened in 1992. Today, the company has about 350 employees and in 2012 its turnover in Poland amounted to EUR 649 million. On the Polish market, BASF offers chemical, plastics, crop protection products, coatings and construction chemicals.

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BASF has three production plants operating in Poland: two in Śrem near Poznań (polyurethane systems, construction chemicals) and one in Myślenice near Kraków (concrete admixtures). In March 2013 BASF acquired parts of TDI business from Polish chemical company CIECH.
In the second quarter of 2014, BASF will open a catalyst plant in Środa Śląska near Wrocław — an investment worth EUR 150 million and a future place of work for 400 people. The investment has been awarded by the Polish Information and Foreign Investment Agency as the biggest foreign investment in Poland in 2012. BASF engages in Corporate Sustainable Responsibility activities. BASF is exclusive partner of the chemical laboratory in the Copernicus Science Centre. Each year the chemical laboratory is visited by almost 6,000 children (mainly school groups). Further information is available on the Internet at http://www.basf.pl.


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This year Dow in Poland celebrates 40 years of its presence offering a variety of plastics and chemicals for a wide range of industries.

The company employed more than 120 people. In addition to the commercial presence in Warsaw, the Company has a Formulated System Service Center in Łazy and manufacturing plant for the production of electronic materials in Dzierżoniów.

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nord2 (1)NORD PARTNER Sp. z o.o. is one of the biggest Polish independent insurance brokers operating on the local market since 1998. We employ over 140 people including 90 licensed brokers experienced in various areas of the industry, dedicated to the client’s needs and providing high level professional standards.

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We operate from 22 branches situated through-out the country and provide tailor-made services to the clients from energy, chemical, pharmaceutical and financial sectors. We have profound knowledge of the local insurance market but also experience of working with the international markets to the benefits of our clients. We build up long term relationship with our clients based on trust, security and professionalism. [/toggle]


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PERN “Przyjaźń” S.A. is a dynamically developping Group of Companies consisting of, apart from PERN “Przyjaźń” S.A., four dependent companies: OLPP Sp. z o.o., Naftoport Sp. z o.o, CDRiA Sp z o.o. and Siarkopol Gdańsk S.A.

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Generally PERN “Przyjaźń” S.A. deals with crude oil transport and storage. In total the Group owns over 3.0 m³ million storage capacity for crude oil as well as 1.8 million m³ for fuels. It also owns a sea terminal with a capacity of 34 million tons of crude oil yearly.[/toggle]

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Gold Partner

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cigno_logo_300x80pxCigno Consulting is a dynamic company dedicated to comprehensive HR consulting present on the Polish market for 8 years . The main specialization of our company is personnel selection and recruitment of senior and middle management as well as organizational consulting (including competence profiles, building organizational structures and HR support).

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Our methodology has been recognized by the EU institutions which resulted in recently received funding under the Operational Programme Human Capital and – as the only ones in the industry – the “Supporting the implementation of B2B e-business” in support of e-business. As a result, Cigno Consulting Group has become one of the most innovative staffing companies on the Polish market.

With EU funding our price offer is extremely competitive in relation to the quality of service, compared to other companies in the industry. Highly qualified staff guarantees services of the highest market standards. Cigno Consulting is a Polish partner of Marlar International Search Network (MISN). As a member of MISN we remain in close contact with the leading companies specializing in Executive Search operations in the world.

Through continuous improvement of the selection and recruitment processes, as well as working with CEOs and HR directors of large organizations Cigno Consulting achieves significantly higher than the market average performance indicators measured by the speed of the processes and the level of satisfaction of the acquired companies candidates. We provide uniquely challenging projects for positions that require finding people with unique skills on a global scale.

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Technological Partner

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Qumak is a Polish stock exchange quoted company that designs, carries out and provides service of innovative solutions for business. It combines IT competences with a rich technological and infrastructural experience.

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Personnel’s expert knowledge and partnership with the global technology leaders make the company have a unique potential in the Polish market. Customers of the Qumak company are enterprises operating among others in sectors of telecommunication, bank and financial, energy, as well as institutions and public administration offices.[/toggle]

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Espirito Santo Investment Bank is an international investment bank, operating in key financial centers on three continents. It is a part of Banco Espirito Santo Group, a leading financial institution in Iberia.

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In Poland Espirito Santo Investment Bank provides full array of investment banking services, including, among others brokerage activity, investment advisory and corporate finance, M&A advisory and Project Finance solutions.

With its professional team of more than 50 experienced local experts, Espirito Santo Investment Bank combines excellent knowledge of Polish market with international perspective of a global banking group, supporting its clients with innovative solutions effectively supporting them in reaching their goal. Espirito Santo Investment Bank is actively promoting Poland as an attractive investment destination within its extensive worldwide client base.
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air

Air Liquide Global E&C Solutions is the World Business Unit of the Air Liquide Group in charge of engineering and construction

It is recognized as a technology partner of choice for the design, engineering and construction of leading-edge processing facilities and related infrastructures worldwide.

Air Liquide Global E&C Solutions offers a full spectrum of standard and customized solutions and draws on its expertise in engineering, procurement and construction, manufacturing, technology development and FEED studies.

As such, we will meet the challenges of the most complex projects, maintaining control over reliability and delivering on performance guarantees.


enea

ENEA Capital Group is a modern generator, seller and distributor of electricity. Its Customers count almost 2.4 million and it has 12.5% share in sales on the retail market of electricity in Poland.

Total sales within trading in energy amounts to 16.0 GWh, of which retail sales to: 14.9 TWh. Number of Customers: 2,354,000 including: Business clients: 231,000, households: 2,123,000) Its distribution network covers 1/5 of the area of Poland, mainly the following provinces: Wielkopolskie, Kujawsko-Pomorskie, Lubuskie and Zachodniopomorskie.

Almost 8% of energy generated in Poland comes from the Group’s power plants. ENEA Wytwarzanie S.A. in Kozienice is the largest producer of power from bituminous coal in Poland. 10 units operating in the power plant have a total generating capacity of 2,913 MW.

ENEA CG is presently implementing the most important investment in the Polish energy sector: in Kozienice power plant the most modern 1,075 MW unit is being developed, which complies with all, even the most rigours European ecology norms. The Group invests in energy renewable sources: hydroelectric plants, wind farms and biogas plants.

The Group companies offer also a full range of services connected with power engineering. The Company engages in lives of small and large communities, supports sports, culture, conducts educational and charity activities.


trusiewiczTrusiewicz & Siwko Law Office and its partner – TSK Consulting company, are highly respected firms providing legal and economic support for the companies and institutions of various sectors

The core area of the associates are: Real Estate, capital markets, M&A transactions, restructuring and privatization processes, as well as foreign investment.


pvaPolish Vodka Association is an organization of producers and people in order to secure and promote tradition of Polish spirits industry.

PVA’s mission is to adopt historical and traditional values of Polish Vodka and represent Polish Vodka nationwide and worldwide.
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