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Skanska Romania announces top management promotions

Press release 5/15/2013 8:00 AM CET

Marcin Łapiński was appointed President of Skanska Property Romania and Richard Burleigh, President of Skanska Construction Romania. This way, Skanska strengthens its activities in Romania.

As President of Skanska Property Romania, Marcin Łapiński will manage Skanska’s commercial development activities in Romania.  At the same time, Richard Burleigh, as President of Skanska Construction Romania, will manage all the construction operations of the group.

Marcin joined Skanska in 2006 and held several positions heading leasing and managing regional operations in Poland. He is a Certified Commercial Investment Member and graduate from the Warsaw School of Economics.

Richard has worked for Skanska since 1998 and his recent roles have included Project Director and Branch Director of Skanska’s general construction division in Warsaw. Richard graduated as a civil engineer and is a Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers in UK.

,, We have a number of experienced managers and we want them to share their expertise within the Skanska Group. Marcin brings in competence and experience with a successful track record and deep understanding of commercial business, while Richard brings the knowledge he acquired with his previous roles around the world”, said Nicklas Lindberg, President of Skanska Commercial Development Europe.

Andreas Lindelöf, the previous President of Skanska Romania, was appointed Development Director within Skanska UK, having the responsibility of land acquisition, development, marketing and sales.

 

 

Skanska Romania

Skanska Romania is an innovative developer of green office buildings creating friendly environment for business growth. The company has been operating in Romania since 2011 and is part of the Skanska Group, world leader in project development and construction. The projects of Skanska Romania offer top-quality office space at great locations, which ensures success and satisfaction of tenants and investors. All the investments of Skanska Romania will undergo LEED certification process confirming their compliance with the principles of sustainable development, optimal energy consumption and superior work environment.

 

Skanska Commercial Development Europe

Skanska Commercial Development Europe initiates and develops property projects in office, logistics and commercial buildings. The company’s operations are concentrated in metropolitan areas in Hungary, the Czech Republic, Romania and Poland and are conducted in four local units: Skanska Property Czech Republic, Skanska Property Hungary, Skanska Property Romania and Skanska Property Poland. More information about Skanska Commercial Development Europe can be found at www.skanska.com/property.

 

Skanska Group

Skanska is one of the world’s leading project development and construction groups, with expertise in construction, development of commercial properties and residential projects as well as public-private partnerships. Based on the Group’s global environmental know-how, Skanska aims to be a leader in the development and construction of green projects. The Group currently has 57,000 employees in selected home markets in Europe, the U.S. and Latin America. Skanska’s revenue in 2012 totaled SEK 132 billion.

Contact: Aurelia Luca, Managing Director
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