Cargill Hungary signed a nearly 900 m2 office lease agreement in the 1st phase of Aréna Business Campus Building “A”, the megaproject of Atenor in District VIII. The 21,133 m2 Aréna Business Campus Building “A” was handed over according to schedule this May, its first tenants moved in during the summer.
During the transaction, the tenant was represented by Colliers International and Atenor was represented by Cushman & Wakefield.
Cargill has been active in Hungary since 1995 when it acquired a minority stake in Agrograin, a leading Hungarian grain, oilseeds, and protein trading company. Soon after, its animal nutrition business started operations in Hungary and is now a leading provider of animal feed and customised animal productivity solutions.
Combined, Cargill’s operations in Hungary have grown to employ more than 400 people across 9 locations.
‘We decided that now was the time to transfer our headquarter in a category “A+” building, providing green technology’, says Gábor Berkes, Country Representative of Cargill in Hungary. ‘Aréna Business Campus is an ideal choice for us because it represents the highest standards, it guarantees flexible, bright and liveable spaces with huge terraces for the efficient work of our employees’.
‘It was crucial for us that our colleagues should work in a modern, ergonomic and green location which is easily accessible and where they can make good use of the services in-house and in the vicinity’ adds Gábor Berkes.
Developed by Atenor, Aréna Business Campus offers exclusive offices on 72,000 square meters. Located on Hungária Boulevard in District VIII, it is only 3 minutes walking distance from Stadionok metro station. The office campus consists of four buildings, surrounding a huge internal garden and a pedestrian passage creating a unique and inspiring environment. The office complex was designed to satisfy the needs and demands of today’s tenants and of future generations.
The first Building, “A” received the occupancy permit in May 2020. The second, Building “B” is under construction, its superstructure been completed and will open its doors in the middle of 2021.
‘We are proud that yet again a significant, globally recognized company placed its confidence in a project by Atenor. This confirms us that we are writing another success story on Hungária Boulevard, in this very dynamically developing office location of the city as well.’
‘Aréna Business Campus’ tenant mix is going to expand soon and is going to be more diverse and more colourful’, said Nikolett Püschl, Development & Leasing Manager of Atenor.
Listed on the Euronext Brussels, the company of Atenor has a remarkable experience in developing large-scale residential and office real estate in Belgium, Luxembourg, France, Germany, Poland, Portugal, Hungary and Romania. Atenor’s aim is to answer to the urban challenges of the future, while offering sustainable, ‘living and working’ real estates and offices that can be valued and enjoyed.
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