Business expansion
Poludniowy; Malopolskie; Miasto Krakow
Location of affected unit(s)
Financial Services
Financial And Insurance Activities
Financial Service Activities, Except Insurance And Pension Funding
64.19 - Other monetary intermediation

200 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
18 July 2012
Employment effect (start)
18 July 2012
Foreseen end date
1 July 2014


American investment bank Brown Brothers Harriman (BBH) announced plans to hire 200 to 300 people at the new centre in Kraków by the middle of 2014. The company is looking mainly for economists and IT specialists.

This is the fifth centre of BBH in Europe. It was opened in March 2012 and will provide financial services and investment management for individuals and institutions. Michael McDonald, the director of BBH in Poland, informed that the unit will be strongly linked with other units in the world.

BBH was founded in 1818. The company has 17 units around the world and employs about 5,000 people.


  • 18 July 2012: Wirtualny Nowy Przemysł ()


Eurofound (2012), Brown Brothers Harriman, Business expansion in Poland, factsheet number 74004, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/74004.