Poland: PZU to Acquire Croatia Osiguranje

People ♦ Published: May 14, 2013; 17:57 ♦ (Vindobona)

After years of looking for an opportunity to invest further, PZU, Poland’s major state-owned insurance company, is focusing on aquiring a controlling stake in Croatia Osiguranje.

Poland: PZU to Acquire Croatia Osiguranje / Picture: © PZU

However, the company admits that the project might be difficult to carry out. Getting a majority in the Croatian company is regarded as a gateway to expanding throughout the Western Balkan countries.

Head of PZU Andrzej Klesyk, who is travelling to Croatia with Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski to announce the country’s interest, explained that the company had been looking…