Wroclaw Agglomeration Development Agency (ARAW) was established in 2006 as a public, non-profit company owned by the city of Wroclaw, responsible for economic promotion of the region as well as attracting foreign investments. Invest in Wroclaw project was initiated by ARAW in 2013 to strengthen the brand of the city using online channels and support of top experts and service providers.
Within 10 years we have supported successful landing of over 200 investment projects in the Wroclaw area what led to creation of more than 85 000 jobs.
Our work was acknowledged by numerous Polish and international entities by awarding Wroclaw with the title of the most business-friendly Polish city (Forbes, 2016), European mid-sized city with the best FDI strategy (FDI Magazine, 2016 & 2017) and the city with the best recruitment support (FDI Strategy Awards 2016).
Apart from Invest in Wroclaw ARAW provides comprehensive post-investment care for all foreign companies, networks Polish and foreign business and deploys Wroclaw’s support platform for the startup ecosystem and Polich tech companies. We strongly focus on technologically advanced projects – R&D centers, KPO, Industry 4.0, smart manufacturing.