Webinar: Nearshoring: Winners & Losers

Mastering Nearshoring: A Blueprint for Manufacturing Success
December 7, 202314:00–15:00 (CET)

#CEE #Nearshoring #Webinar

On Thursday, 7 December 2023, CTP hosted a webinar in which industry experts Bert Hesselink, Marko Ivocić, Przemysław Piętak and Simon Wang discuss how nearshoring is reshaping supply chains, logistics, and real estate markets in Europe. Learn about the advantages of relocating production closer to demand, the impact on supply chain resilience, and the importance of considering various factors in location decisions. Explore how sustainability and ESG factors are driving manufacturing decisions in Europe and gain insights into the future of regionalized supply chains. Don’t miss this valuable discussion on the winners and losers in the nearshoring landscape and the key strategies for success.

Discover the benefits and trends of nearshoring in the manufacturing industry.


Bert Hesselink

Group Client Relationship Director

Bert is a well-respected real estate professional with almost 20 years of international experience in commercial real estate. In his role at CTP, Bert is responsible for translating rapidly changing tenants needs into business opportunities for developing better commercial spaces in sought after locations in CEE. Bert lectures at the MBA in Real Estate program at the University of Economics in Prague.
Przemysław Piętak

Przemysław Piętak

Supply Chain Advisory Director, CBRE

With 20 years in supply chain and logistics, he's worked with major brands like Grupa Żywiec/Heineken and top consulting firms like Roland Berger. A Warsaw School of Economics graduate, he joined CBRE in August 2021 to lead the Supply Chain Advisory department. CBRE, a global commercial real estate giant with USD 23.9 billion in 2020 revenue, operates in over 100 countries.

LinkedIn profile
Marko Ivović

Marko Ivović

COO at Nidec

Marko holds a strong background in global manufacturing and operations. He currently leads the Supply Chain Advisory department at Nidec Corporation Global, with expertise in Greenfield Projects and Industrial Engineering. Previous roles include Executive Director at Fresenius Medical Care and various managerial positions at FCA Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.

LinkedIn profile
Simon Wang

Simon Wang

Chinese Sales - Central & Southern Europe at Maersk

Dr. Simon is Maersk's Chinese sales in Central and Southern Europe. Dr. Simon has more than 10 years of experience in supply chain logistics for Chinese customers in the photovoltaic, battery, automotive, and tech industries. Dr. Simon obtained his PhD. degree from Matej Bel University in Slovakia, focusing on research on Eurasian new energy supply chain strategies.

Archived Recordings

See Highlights from Previous Webinar

Discover the strategic advantages of Central Eastern Europe (CEE) for businesses in our webinar from June 13th. This session sheds light on the region’s exceptional performance in comparison to Western Europe, highlighting its skilled workforce, modern infrastructure, economic stability, consumer market growth, and commercial real estate development. Learn about the potential CEE offers for business expansion and how to effectively tap into these opportunities.

Sign up to our newsletter

    Stay up to date with CTP’s latest developments, industry insights, and exclusive offers by signing up for our newsletter. Join our community and be part of the future of industrial real estate.

    Property finder

    Featured properties View All Properties

    Arrow CTP NV €16.4 CTP Icon FIND PROPERTYCircle Arrow CTP AR Is Out

    Commercial Contact

    Ivan Pastier

    Park Address


    Opletalova 87, 841 07 Bratislava - Devínska Nová Ves Slovakia

    Get Offer