On the 4th of April 2018 at 19:00 at the Sheraton Warsaw Hotel, the Grand Gala – Leaders of the Energy and Manufacturing World took place. The event was hosted by Marcin Prokop.
Among the winners of the Leaders of the Manufacturing World competition were:

PERSON OF THE YEAR – Ryszard Florek
For activities undertaken for the sake of the Polish economic community and actions for the economic development of our country. Mr. Ryszard Florek is a Polish entrepreneur, president and founder of FAKRO – currently the most dynamically developing company in the roof window industry in the world, founder of the “Think about the future” foundation.

PRODUCTION COMPANY OF THE YEAR – ArcelorMittal Poland
For the continuous development of the company, involvement in research and development, development of production plants which directly translates into the development of metallurgy in Poland. ArcelorMittal Poland is today one of the most modern steel producers in Europe, bringing together about 70% of the Polish steel market.

EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR – VELUX Polska
For consistently building the position of the employer as first choice in the region. For many years, Velux has been focusing on building sustainable and stable employment conditions, thank to which it successfully implements the development strategy, dynamically increasing employment to over 4,200 people.

SUPPLIER OF THE YEAR – ASTOR
For 30 years, the company has made Polish engineering and managerial thought respected in Europe and around the world. Thanks to experience, vast knowledge and passion, ASTOR supports and modernizes the Polish industry. It is one of the first propagator of the idea of Industry 4.0 in Poland. If you do not know what’s going on, it’s about people – ASTOR cares about the development of engineers as part of the original concept of Engineer 4.0.

Partners of the Grand Gala – Leaders of the Energy and Manufacturing World:
Atende, W.P.I.P., Dell EMC, Asseco, Tauron, EY, Sartorial Atelier, CallPage, Exuma Gym.

We encourage you to view the full photo gallery of the Grand Gala.