Our partners

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Shopping centres

We invite shopping center owners, managers and investors to participate in projects, initiatives and meetings which offer insight into and inspiration for development trends of the retail sector.

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We work with retail chains which seek new tools, ideas, information and solutions in order to meet growing aspirations of shopping center and e-commerce customers.

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Modern office

We invite office space owners and managers to participate in programs offering knowledge about development trends of the real estate sector. We support solutions which put forward intelligent, safe and friendly work environment. We support integration of small communities.

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We support programs based on synergy between traditional and online commerce. We promote solutions involving customer intelligence, artificial intelligence and automated sale and marketing processes. We seek to determine how points of sale of the future should look and operate.

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Strategic board


Group of prominent experts from various fields, renown in Poland and worldwide. Economists, financiers, lawyers, journalists, creators and artists: a unique combination of know-how and experience. The Council sets the direction and vision for the Institute.

Our experts initiate, review and supervise work of the Institute. We maintain an ongoing exchange, meet, talk and look for areas of action, inspiration and ideas to find answer to current needs of the retail sector.

Our team is composed of people who not only share passion for the retail sector and innovation, but in the first place value creativity, respect, determination, curiosity, flexibility, and solution-seeking. We believe that the impossible does not exist. We fulfill our plans and dreams, even when we come across obstacles.

Retail Institute Anna Szmeja

Graduate of the Gdańsk University of Technology and the Warsaw School of Economics, scholarship student at the Trade and International Relations D...

Invesco Anna Duchnowska

Anna Duchnowska has been heading Polish Office of Invesco Real Estate (IRE) since March 2014. She is responsible for management of various asset cl...

Apsys Polska Agnieszka Tomczak-Tuzińska

Agnieszka Tomczak-Tuzińska has extensive experience in drafting and implementing marketing strategies and developing business activity in the shop...

NEPI RockCastle Dominik Piwek

Dominik Piwek studied sociology at the University of Warsaw and Politics and Economics of Central-Eastern Europe at the University of London. He ha...

ECE Projektmanagement Leszek Sikora

Leszek Sikora has been active on the Polish development market since 1999, primarily with Metro AG, ExxonMobil Poland and Clairmont Global. He join...

CAMAIEU Katarzyna Walendzik

Katarzyna Marzena Walendzik, to charyzmatyczny menadżer z wieloletnim i bogatym doświadczeniem w dziedzinie zarządzania i branży retail. Pr...

Gino Rossi S.A. Tomasz Malicki

Tomasz Malicki is an experienced top manager, who has been dealing with sales management and building strong position of renown Polish and internat...

DOUGLAS Katarzyna Dąbrowska

Master’s degree in Law, Stefan Wyszynski University in Warsaw and real estate agent licence.
Responsible for expansion of biggest perfumer...

ORSAY Barbara Has

Barbara Has is a Senior Expansion Manager responsible for development and asset management of Orsay brand in Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia. W...

IMS SA Wojciech Grendziński

Graduate of the University of Gdańsk: Faculty for History. He entered his business path in 1992 as a Sales Representative in Masterfoods Polska. W...

Doradca w Rozwoju Grzegorz Tesluk

Founder and owner of the company "Doradca w Rozwoju". He is an experienced business trainer, coach, consultant and moderator of workshops. He gaine...

YES Biżuteria Paweł Korobacz

Pawel has almost 30 years experience at trading and developing of distribution. He is the graduate
(MSc Eng.) of Poznan University of Techn...

Vistula Group S.A. Marcin Rydz

Marcin Rydz as Development and Investment Director is responsible for the development and investments of the Vistula Group S.A. portfolio within th...

OTCF S.A. Małgorzata Gabryś

Małgorzata graduated from Jagiellonian University - Faculty of Law and Administration, post-graduate studies – University of Science and Technol...