Groupama New Headquarters & Relocation, Athens, Greece


Project date: 2012

Services: Project and Construction Management

Project owner: Groupama-Phoenix Insurance Co.

Location: Athens, Greece

After completing a detailed technical Due Diligence of the building owned by Groupama Phoenix Insurances along Syngrou Ave. in Athens, Focal was awarded the full project management of its refurbishment, and the relocation of all previous subsidiaries of the company in the new Headquarters. Tasks included a detailed survey of existing infrastructure, production of all necessary design documentation and management of works contractors procurement process. During construction responsibilities included day to day site management, quality assurance and all project controls (schedule and cost) including ad-hoc interior design solutions and hand over procedures. The project presented a real challenge since works were executed in two phases with a parallel operation of half the floors of the building in every phase.