Allegro, the largest b-to-c marketplace in Poland, will hire up to 950 new employees by the end of 2021. The company is also planning to move to new headquarters in Poznań in the second quarter of the year.
Allegro currently employs 2,500 people. The majority of them work in the Pixel office building in Poznań, which has been the headquarters of Allegro since its inception. The company will move from there to the Nowy Rynek complex building.
Allegro is also planning to move some of its team to larger offices in Warsaw and Krakow. The company also has branches in Wrocław and Toruń.
Allegro’s H1 2020 net revenue was PLN 1.8 billion ($480.8 million U.S.), up from PLN 1.2 billion in the same period last year. Adjusted EBITDA was PLN 808 million ($216 million U.S.), up from PLN 631 million in H1 FY2019.
As of June 30, Allegro had around 12.3 million active buyers on its marketplace, a 13% year-on-year increase.