EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

DFDS

Company/Organisation:
DFDS

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Miasto Poznan; Wielkopolskie; Polnocno-Zachodni
Location of affected unit(s): Poznań

Company

Sector: Financial services
Financial and insurance activities
66.1 - Activities auxiliary to financial services, except insurance and pension funding

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 07-06-2013
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-10-2013
Planned Job Creation: 150

Additional Information

On 7 June 2013, Danish logistics company DFDS announced it plans to open its finance centre in Poznań and create 150 jobs. The centre is expected to be operational in fall 2013. However, the company has started to recruit accountants and managers.

DFDS was founded in 1866 in Denmark. Currently, DFDS is the largest logistics company in Northern Europe employing 6,000 staff in 20 countries.