The Development of the power sector depends on finding a balance between the goals of investors and state plans. It should be noted that it is the companies that face the biggest challenges. The most important ones are presented in the report by the PwC, The Seven Temptations of the Polish Power Sector 2016.
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The drone revolution is disrupting industries ranging from agriculture to filmmaking. According to a new study by PwC on the commercial applications of drone technology, the emerging global market for business services using drones is valued at over $127 bn.
With permission from the Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) PwC has closed the acquisition of Outbox Group, the leader of innovative technological solutions on the European market.
PwC has enhanced its business consulting practice across Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) by acquiring Fern Partners, a team of experts specializing in pricing & revenue management.
Anna Sieńko has joined PwC in Poland as a partner and Technology Leader for Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). She will be responsible for developing PwC CEE's competencies in the use of information technology to support clients’ implementation of digital strategies and business solutions.
On 6 October 2015 European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that the EU Commission decision 0f 26 July 2000 where the Commission considered that under the “safe harbor” scheme the United States ensure an adequate level of personal data protection (“Safe Harbour”), is invalid.
On 8 May, the Wrocław Office of PwC celebrated its 15th anniversary. To mark this jubilee we invited clients and leading representatives of Lower Silesia’s business community and public administration. Guests turned up in large numbers and in a very good mood.
We are happy to inform you that Jean Rossi has joined PwC as partner responsible for the legal Real Estate practice. He will also be in charge of our firm’s French Desk.
PwC hereby informs that as of 1 July 2014 Olga Grygier–Siddons, who has until now been Chair of PwC in Poland, will assume the position of Chair of PwC in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). From the beginning of July, Adam Krasoń, who is currently Managing Partner in the Assurance Department (covering audit, risk management bookkeeping, financial reporting and accounting advisory services) will become Chair of PwC firm on the Polish market.
The GDP losses caused by video piracy on the Internet are estimated at approximately PLN 700 million per year, and in 2018 this figure may reach twice the budget of the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage. This is the first attempt to estimate the effect of media piracy on the Polish economy.
The PwC business advisory firm would like to inform you that it is reinforcing its Business Advisory Department with the competencies of experts associated previously with Roland Berger Strategy Consultants. Nineteen people specializing in strategic advisory services and services for the FMCG and retail sectors, have joined PwC.
The results of the PwC “Global Economic Crime Survey 2014” report show that in the past two years almost one half of the firms surveyed in Poland have fallen victim to economic crime.