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New markets, new competences: BEA signs strategic partnership with the Polish architecture firm DDJM

In February 6, 2018, be architects holding ag and the Polish architecture firm DDJM signed a strategic partnership agreement. Professor Dietmar Eberle, Member of the Supervisory Board of Baumschlager Eberle Architects and Marek Dunikowski, Managing Partner of DDJM based in Krakow, emphasize the shared value creation potential: access to the Polish market for the BEA Group as well as the extensive know-how of the BEA Group for joint expansion into other Eastern European countries for DDJM. 

Dietmar Eberle: "We are convinced that Poland's real estate industry is ready for our maxim of holistic approach towards a building. We create value y by means of intelligent solutions, quality and longevity of site-specific architecture. DDJM lives up to these values, making it the ideal local partner. » 

With the partnership, the competence fields of the BEA Group extend to the aspect of "interior design", while DDJM can benefit from BEA's own department of landscape architecture - a meaningful reinforcement of holistic design and service competence of both sides. 

Dietmar Eberle: "It is a great honor for us to contribute something to the existing and thus create the basis for a common future." 

The signing of the contract was preceded by a 12-month period of mutual acquaintance on various occasions, with employees from both offices participating. The strategic partnership also accompanies the successive networking of activities at the operational level. 
For this purpose, the exchange on the core values authenticity, methodology and poetics is increasingly anchored in the joint design work. The annual summer party of the BEA Group - 2018 in Paris - is the next fixture on the common agenda; all office-locations come together here. This provides an ideal framework for maintaining the newly established working partnerships from the international BEA design workshops.