Sierra Balmain with a new COO

Aleksandra Janusz has taken up the newly created position from January. Aleksandra was previously associated with, among others, Goldman Sachs International, Patrizia AG, Stage Capital and Ciech R&D – a company from Kulczyk Investments portfolio. The decision to hire a new director is related to Sierra Balmain's development plans on the Polish and Central European markets.

Sierra Balmain provides highly adaptable and innovative real estate solutions at the highest quality of service. As the company enters the next stage of its development it is strengthening its team with talented people with great potential and a wide range of competences.


Aleksandra Janusz has joined Sierra Balmain in January 2021 as Chief Operating Officer. This is a newly created function in line with the company's innovative strategies. Aleksandra has international experience, working across all sectors of the commercial real estate market, including retail, office, industrial and residential. Her skills in implementing modern business solutions are also extremely valuable for Sierra Balmain.


Aleksandra Janusz, recently CEO of Ciech R&D, was responsible for the implementation of the company's innovation strategy and the development of the company's research in Poland and Central and Eastern Europe. Prior to that, she has held managerial positions and completed numerous transactions in the capital markets, including real estate sales, acquisitions and fundraising projects.


„We are very happy that Ola is joining us. It took quite a long time to find the right person for this position, but I have no doubts that we made the right decision. Ola's impressive experience, her professional qualifications and energetic disposition perfectly fit into Sierra Balmain's business ambitions. Her unconventional ideas and great openness to new solutions will bring additional value to our company and strengthen the creative potential of our unique team” – said James Turner, Sierra Balmain Group Managing Director.


Aleksandra Janusz, has had a successful career in real estate transactions with NBGI Private Equity (currently Stage Capital), Rockspring PIM (currently Patrizia AG) and Goldman Sachs International in London and was involved in commercial and residential real estate transactions worth 1.4 billion euros. She is a member of several supervisory boards, including the management board of Galardia Sp. z o.o., a joint venture of Sierra Balmain and Stage Capital. She holds a masters degree from the University of Cambridge in real estate management and finance. Since 2014, she has been a mentor at Cambridge REF Mentoring, supporting young, talented graduates in their career path.