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About McKinsey in Poland
McKinsey’s Polish office opened in 1993. Over the last 23 years, the office has served as trusted advisor to Poland’s largest companies and key public and government institutions. We are proud to have shared the transformation and growth journey with industry leaders in banking and insurance, basic materials, consumer goods, energy, oil, telecommunications, and many other sectors. McKinsey & Company is the largest strategic advisor in Poland, with nearly 900 experienced professionals, including 13 Polish partners, serving clients from its consulting office in Warsaw, the Polish Knowledge Centre in Wrocław, and the EMEA Shared Services Centre in Poznań.
For more information, visit www.mckinsey.pl
About McKinsey & Company
McKinsey & Company is a global management consulting firm, deeply committed to helping institutions in the private, public and social sectors achieve lasting success. For nine decades, our primary objective has been to serve as our clients’ most trusted external advisor. With consultants in more than 100 offices in 62 countries, across industries and functions, we bring unparalleled expertise to clients anywhere in the world. We work closely with teams at all levels of an organization to shape winning strategies, mobilize for change, build capabilities and drive successful execution.
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Ivy Poland Foundation
Founded in 2013, the Ivy Poland Foundation promotes and supports education of Polish citizens at the best American and European universities. Through its initiatives, the Ivy Poland Foundation aims at creating positive change in our country. The Ivy Poland Foundation offers unique mentorship opportunities to the families of our patrons and partners to help students reach their dreams.
- We use our deep understanding of the educational systems in the US and elsewhere to provide young individuals and their families with the knowledge and perspective they need to make wise choices along their education and early career paths.
- Exclusively for our patrons’ families and in order to complement our mentoring program, the Ivy Poland Foundation aids individuals in preparing their high school, college and graduate school applications.
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Ivy Poland Foundation
CEC Government Relations is the leading independent public affairs agency in Central Europe, offering a full range of professional PA, strategic communications and public relations services. Through wholly-owned offices in Warsaw, Prague, Bratislava and Budapest, as well as a network of affiliates and consultants in Bucharest, Sofia, Kiev, the Baltic States and beyond, CEC delivers integrated political communications campaigns at a local, national, regional and European level.
CEC advises clients on understanding the decision-making processes and influence of key policy stakeholders, and employs a full range political communication tools including digital and social media, grass-roots campaigning and harnessing the roles of NGOs, think tanks and trans-national organizations in the policy debate. CEC has developed its own capacities in Brussels and is keenly focussed on engaging with the policy process at all its levels – local, national and European.
CEC has a particularly strong background in the fields of defence, energy, digital, pharmaceuticals, financial services and infrastructure, and its clients are almost exclusively blue chip US, European and Asian multinationals.
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Adamed Group is a Polish pharmaceutical and biotechnology company, established 30 years ago; a leader on the Polish market of next generation drugs. Adamed Group currently employs almost 1600 people. With offices in Poland, Spain, Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Czech and Slovakia and products available in 60 countries, the company’s position on the international arena is continually growing.
In Poland you can develop your career in following areas: Research & Development department (innovative and generic drugs), supply chain & operations, sales, marketing, finances, HR, IT, etc.
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Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) is a global payments technology company that connects consumers, businesses, financial institutions, and governments in more than 200 countries and territories to fast, secure and reliable electronic payments. We operate one of the world’s most advanced processing networks — VisaNet — that is capable of handling more than 65,000 transaction messages a second, with fraud protection for consumers and assured payment for merchants. Visa is not a bank and does not issue cards, extend credit or set rates and fees for consumers. Visa’s innovations, however, enable its financial institution customers to offer consumers more choices: pay now with debit, pay ahead with prepaid or pay later with credit products. For more information, visit our websites (www.visaeurope.com, www.visa.pl), the Visa Vision blog (vision.visaeurope.com), and @VisaEuropeNews, @Visa_PL.
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With over 5000 first-class professionals including graduates from the best universities, 23 years of market experience, 75 locations in 26 countries and 1 bn PLN in revenue, Comarch is a global powerhouse specialised in the design, implementation and integration of advanced IT services and software. Comarch’s headquarters are located in Krakow, and they are recognised with high IT analyst ratings by DiS, Gartner, IDC and Truffle 100 to name a few.
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Cambridge Polish Studies
Cambridge Polish Studies is an initiative launched in 2014 by the Department of Slavonic Studies at the University of Cambridge. It aims to make Cambridge a key centre for the study of Poland and the promotion of Polish culture in the United Kingdom and throughout the world. Cambridge Polish Studies combines innovative undergraduate courses on the language, literature and culture of Poland with a vibrant cycle of events open to the public, including guest lectures, debates, film screenings, and academic conferences.