Press release

18 Feb 2020 Warszawa, PL

EY Poland advised Echo Investment in the acquisition process of Archicom Group

EY acted as the financial and tax advisor to Echo Investment providing extensive transaction advisory.

EY acted as the financial and tax advisor to Echo Investment providing extensive transaction advisory. A group of several EY’s professionals led by Arkadiusz Strasz and Mikołaj Bokowy were engaged and focused on supporting Echo Investment in the successful finalization of this transaction.

 The EY team that advised on the transaction process comprised:

Financial advisory: Arkadiusz Strasz, Mateusz Greczkowski, Joanna Olszewska, Karol Wiśniowiecki, Julia Kotkowska.

Tax advisory: Mikołaj Bokowy, Maksym Jabłkiewicz, Piotr Modzelewski, Mikołaj Rusak, Alicja Zachariasiewicz, Bartosz Róg.

Echo Investment is the largest Polish developer with extensive experience in the three main sectors of the real estate market: residential, retail and service as well as offices.

Archicom Group is developer of commercial and residential real estate, listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange. Having over 30 years of experience, the Group is a leader in real estate market in Wrocław and Lower-Silesian voivodeship.

 The acquisition will result in Echo Investment acquiring 66.01% of shares of Archicom Group.

About EY

EY is a leading global professional services firm in assurance, tax, strategy and transaction and consulting services. Worldwide, nearly 300,000 best professionals operating from more than 700 EY member firms based in more than 150 countries share EY values and commitment to deliver exceptional client service. Our mission is “Building A Better Working World”, as a better working world is a better working economy, society and ourselves. 

EY in Poland has about 4,000 professionals operating from 7 offices across Poland – Warsaw, Gdańsk, Katowice, Kraków, Łódź, Poznań, Wrocław and EY SSC. EY Poland has been announced the “Best and Most Successful Tax Advisory Services Firm” several times in the business media rankings, and has also topped the “Best Accounting Firm” lists.

Since 2003 EY Poland has been running the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Poland programme, with the country winners representing Poland to vie for the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year title in the finals held annually in Monte Carlo.

EY is also one of the best employers in Poland. The firm has been honoured with Uniwersum’s “Best Employer” title and the “Most Desirable Employer” in the “Employer Of The Year®” ranking by AIESEC. EY has also received the “Great Place to Work” awards in the category of firms with more than 500 employees.