Chamber of Commerce

25.03.2021, 10:00 - 12:30

Nearshoring to Poland

On Thursday, March 25, 2021 at 10:00 AM the webinar “Nearshoring to Poland as a way of increasing market competitiveness of your company” started, organized in English together with the member company Sii. The event, divided into 3 panels, was opened by Michał Stępień, President of the Polish-Swiss Chamber of Commerce, and the moderator was the Chamber’s Director, Ulrich Schwendimann.

The first panel panel was about “Poland as a nearshoring location. What are the factors you should take into consideration before choosing between different European destinations?”, and was discussed by Katarzyna Józefowicz (Credit Suisse), Paweł Fabryczewski (ABB) and Martin Geyer (SIX ).

In the second panel – “Benefits of building own SSC / ITO in Poland for a big and medium company – case study” – Peter Mitchell (ABB), Maciej Kulbat (Barry Callebaut) and Tomasz Leśniewski (Clariant) had the floor.

In the last panel “Nearshoring cooperation with Polish suppliers or external entities. What you should pay attention to when starting such cooperation?” Luis Pachas Pardo (Holcim Schweiz AG), Ben Grech (KPMG) and Ryszard Pytko (Sii) presented their insights.

336 participants, representing as many as 209 companies, signed up for the conference. The majority was from Poland – 193, and Switzerland – 119, for which we thank you.

We also thank the participants, speakers and institutional partners.

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