Olivia Business Centre

At the heart of business. In the heart of Pomerania

Olivia Business Centre is a prestigious and vivid business park located at the very heart of the Gdansk metropolitan area, immediately adjacent to the University of Gdansk. Today it provides 120 000 m2 of AA class office space, it is the largest business centre in Northern Poland.

Situated within the project there are over 200 companies, from multinational global corporations like Allianz, Amazon, Bayer, Epam Systems, Hays, PwC, Sii, ThyssenKrupp to national corporations, SMEs and startups. Catering for a wide range of dynamic business service providers. Olivia Business Centre Residents together create an unique community.

The Centre has been expanding regularly since 2010 and a new building has been added each year. The completed office buildings: Olivia Gate, Olivia Point, Olivia Tower, Olivia Four, Olivia Six, Olivia 7 and Olivia Star, surround a patio with landscape, gardens and water features. In spring 2018 the construction of the next phase, Olivia Eight, commenced.

Maciej Grabski
CEO of Olivia Business Centre

Gdańsk is a great place to do business and to live. However, it needs new space where people and companies can develop their global potential. Now about 5 000 people work at Olivia Business Centre. We want to provide the best facilities and environment for dynamic and well educated people to continue their professional careers.
Maciej Grabski, CEO of Olivia Business Centre.

Olivia Business Centre offers office space from 10 to 100 to as many as 1000 or more square metres, with all offers being customised to suit individual company needs.

The buildings of Olivia Business Centre have been designed in order to ensure maximum flexibility in arranging the internal requirements, resulting in maximum development potential for the Residents. Most of the buildings are inter-connected so that space can be expanded without the need for troublesome and costly moving.

The buildings have been designed with a deep focus on environmental impact and all installations are in line with the latest energy mandates.

Everyday convenience and comfort for its community is at the heart of everything that Olivia Business Centre does, and with this in mind a whole range of services is close at hand not to mention over 2000 parking spaces.

The Residents of the Centre have access to such services as: acquiring funds for company development, support in staff recruitment, legal, accounting and tax consulting, marketing and ICT support. They have access to 4 conference centres, a medical centre, 3 restaurants, kindergarten and crèche, 4 banks, modern gym, Starbucks and Gorąco Polecam Nowakowski coffee shops, beauty salon, bakery, solicitor, electrical car charging point and many more.

We actively support our local society. Together with our neighbour, the University of Gdansk, we develop various projects that provide practical knowledge to students. Meetings with the local inhabitants cover a wide range of subjects, including construction works and traffic organisation. The Residents of OBC and the inhabitants of the districts of Oliwa and Zaspa meet every year at the Children’s Day event, a family fair organized by Olivia Business Centre.

The team at Olivia Business Centre provides top class services with ultimate focus on complete satisfaction for our Residents, this includes employee well being, positive atmosphere and social responsibility.

Where passion becomes business

Innovation is a part of DNA of the Olivia Business Centre therefore O4 Coworking could not be left out. Being a business accelerator, the place is to facilitate the establishment and accelerate the development of your enterprises. A key aspect is the contact opportunity of new enterprises and start-ups with renowned companies which helps the newcomers to gain priceless know-how and develop their own business.



What is O4 and where can it be found?

O4 Coworking is a project offering unique values for business projects at various stage of development: primarily, an integrated community and a well-fit ecosystem. The O4 space is located at 5 different spaces at the Olivia Business Centre so that everyone can find an ideal place for their company.

5,000 square metres of space offers opportunities to work in dreamed-of conditions, depending on the needs:

  • O4 Headquarters | Olivia Four Building
  • Ease and freedom – here you will find: a conference centre, meeting rooms, co-working space, office spaces of varying size, two relaxation and entertainment zones.

  • O4 Prestige | Olivia Six Building
  • Chic and elegance – here you will find: prestigious offices, meeting rooms, view of the entire Tricity.

  • O4 Star | Olivia Star Building
  • A Mecca of freelancers – here you will find: co-working space, a large conference room, a chillout zone, various size office spaces.

  • O4 Gate | Olivia Gate Building
  • Peace and concentration – here you will find: various size office spaces, a large conference room, space supporting concentration.

    The “four” in the name of O4 Coworking refers to the four pillars of our activities meaning relying on the following dimensions:
    • Financing
    • From a freelancer to a start-up to SME – each one needs financing for development. Such financing may come from an investor, public funds or the first customers. All three sources can be found in O4! With partner investment funds, specialist in fund raising and a developed international business environment, everyone at O4 may raise funds for development.

    • Go Global
    • An objective of business of O4 is to transform as many Tricity companies as possible into global businesses. At O4 we offer possibilities to scale business in various parts of the world - in cooperation with local and international partners, we support global development of our partners. At O4 we know that the sky is the limit!

    • Smart Space
    • Coworking is a combination of community and space. Such space that supports cooperation, discussions, development of relations, supports personalisation of one’s own place of work. Such space that has been designed with full awareness of the specific work of innovators, freelancers, creators and visionary businesspeople. At O4 all of that is at one place.

    • Education
    • We raise business qualifications of company, we educate children, teenagers and adults in entrepreneurship. We learn from each other as each of us is an expert in a different field. There is no better and more interesting way to get aligned to contemporary challenges than by learning new things! At O4 we believe in education being a never-ending process of development and inspiring of changes.

    Join the O4 community to meet great people, develop your business and work at the Olivia Business Centre!

    Olivia Synergy

    In 2013 the Olivia Synergy project was launched with the goal of integrating Residents at Olivia Business Centre. This is done using a wide range of activities and events, including an intercompany sports league, an onside Campus programme and cultural events that involve the wider local community. Olivia Business Centre collaborates with many regional academic institutions, in particular with the neighbouring University of Gdańsk.

    "At Olivia Business Centre everyone can find a place for themselves and actively pursue their ideas. This is a result of collaboration with public institutions, universities and businesses. The business district that has been developed in Gdańsk-Oliwa as a result of the collaboration is a unique project. - Maciej Grabski, CEO.

    Potential of the region

    Key Facts:

    • 1,3 mln citizens
    • Strategic position in the centre of Europe
    • Developed infrastructure of land and sea logistics
    • Gdansk Lech Walesa International Airport
    • 100,000 students educated by Universities with advanced R&D facilities
    • Access to a huge talent pool within 1 hour travel time
    • Local government, universities, entrepreneurs and organizations cooperate to support business
    • Low costs of business activities
    • Active institutions who attendant and support investors