Dorota has over 20 years of experience in real estate, finance and banking. As Senior Partner and Head of the Corporate Finance & Living Services she provides advice on customers’ financial needs, including debt financing, mezzanine financing, raising capital and gaining capital partners, and also offering support in acquiring companies and entering the stock exchange. Additionally, Living Services covers a wide range of services, from advisory and support in the creation and implementation of living sector projects (including residential for rent – PRS, student housing – PBSA, seniors' homes housing, co-living, micro-apartments, etc, but also residential for sale), to asset management, including leasing and sales on behalf of investors and developers.
Prior to joining Colliers in October 2018, she was a senior partner at Griffin Real Estate for 11 years, where she was responsible for the Group’s management and investments, and also for the first mezzanine fund operating in Poland. Dorota Wysokińska-Kuzdra has graduated from SGH Warsaw School of Economics, the University of Cologne and the University of Duisburg-Essen.
Dorota was chairperson in the Polish branch of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) between 2018-2021 – the international non-profit organisation that supports responsible planning and developing of cities, which functions as a platform of knowledge exchange between experts and participants in the real estate market, both in Poland and abroad. In 2020, in addition to the Polish role, she has been elected to join the Executive Committee of ULI Europe and is now creating ULI CEE HUB.