Fortress REIT Limited expands its team in Europe

Fortress REIT Limited expands its team in Europe

Fortress REIT is proud to announce the appointment of three senior team members who recently joined the office in Poland. These appointments confirm the growth of logistics in the region and we are looking forward to seeing this team continue its postive trajectory in the coming months.

Bartosz Klimek: Leasing & Asset Director
Bartosz graduated from the University of Łódź and postgraduate studies in Real Estate at Koźmiński University. He has over 12 years of experience in the industry - mainly in Property Management and Leasing - and has managed companies and various departments in new business development and operational roles. Bartosz has worked for companies like DTZ Management, Sodexo and Atalian as well as investment funds including Baltic Property Trust an TDR Capital. In addition to being a real estate service provider, he has vast experience in supervising commercial assets as a landlord.

Michał Orzechowski: Technical Director
Michal is a Graduate of the Faculty of Construction at the Lublin University of Technology. He has extensive professional experience gained during the implementation of various construction projects in Poland, Great Britain and Ireland. As a Chartered Engineer, he has led various construction stages of facilities such as power plants, refineries, stadiums, industrial and commercial buildings, and managed the investment process of new facilities for Decathlon and McDonald's in Poland. While working for Panattoni, he managed the investment process of the largest and most complex logistic-warehouse and industrial facilities in Poland which included Amazon and FedEx-TNT. At the same time, he worked with a number of investment funds from the technical point of view and worked in due diligence processes during ownership changes. At Waimea Holding S.A., Michal founded the Investment Department from scratch and introduced project management procedures based on his vast experience. Additionally, he was responsible for acquiring new investment sites.

Magdalena Wielgosz-Zujewicz: Senior Project Manager
Magdalena is a Graduate of the Faculty of Construction at the Warsaw University of Life Sciences. She has nearly 10 years of experience in the construction industry. Since the start of her career, Magdalena has had the opportunity to work in different departments of investment organisations. She started as a QS / Inspector, where she was involved in the construction of bridge road junction in Warsaw. In 2017, she became chartered in the structural field and worked as a site manager for general contractors. At Aldesa Construcciones she supervised the construction of Centre of New Technologies for University of Warsaw and she participated in construction of residential and service units. In her role at Waimea Holding, she managed all stages of the investment process of the logistic warehouse parks. She has wide range of skills and experience gained in due diligence processes, during acquiring new investment sites and predevelopment process. Magdalena was responsible for obtaining administrative decisions, coordination and supervision over the design and construction works of logistic parks and participated in key negotiations with business partners and clients.

Congratulations to all of our new team members – we wish you all the very best of luck as you start your journey with Fortress and power growth in the region!