ABN AMRO to expand in New York City

ABN AMRO to expand in New York City
On April 26th 2010 ABN AMRO Bank N.V. opened a new office in New York City designed by Janko Rasic Architects, PLLC. One year later, the Dutch bank is already expanding and taking an additional floor at 100 Park Avenue to house its rapidly growing staff. Janko Rasic Architects, PLLC is proud to be working again with ABN AMRO on its expansion providing architectural, interior design and project management services.

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CHEUNG KONG Graduate School of Business in New York

CHEUNG KONG Graduate School of Business in New York
Janko Rasic Architects, PLLC is honored to be working with the CHEUNG KONG Graduate School of Business on the architecture and interior design for its New York City administrative offices located at the Steinway Building 111 West 57th Street.

“Founded in Beijing in November 2002 by Li Ka-shing, Asia's most successful entrepreneur, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business is China's first private,non-profit,and independent business school. Headquartered in Beijing with campuses in Shanghai and Guangzhou,Cheung Kong offers MBA, EMBA, and executive education programs. Cheung Kong's mission is to generate world-class insights on management theory and practice and to develop leaders for a new era of global business in China and beyond.


“Now in its 5th year … [its China CEO Program] brings together over 50 Chairmen and CEOs from China's top corporations for a 6-module global course delivered in partnership with Columbia Business School, IMD, and London Business School.”


- http://www.cheungkong-gsb.com

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Mizuho Securities USA Inc. New York City Headquarters

Mizuho Securities USA Inc. New York City Headquarters
Janko Rasic Architects, PLLC is working with Mizuho Securities USA Inc, the US securities and futures arm of the Mizuho Financial Group, on the design and project management of its New York City headquarters and state of the art trading floor. Janko Architects Architects worked closely with Mizuho and assisted its real estate consultants in evaluating buildings during the space search as well.

“Mizuho Securities USA Inc. (MSUSA) is a majority-owned subsidiary of Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd., whose ultimate parent is Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (MHFG). MHFG is a Japan-based holding company which is listed on the Tokyo, Osaka and New York Stock Exchanges. MHFG provides a full range of financial services, including banking, securities, trust and asset management services. MHFG‘s businesses are aligned into three strategic groups: Global Corporate, Global Retail and Global Asset & Wealth Management. Mizuho Corporate Bank, Ltd. and Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd. reside within the Global Corporate Group. MSUSA‘s headquarters is located in New York City, and we maintain additional offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Hoboken (NJ), Houston, Los Angles, San Francisco and London (UK).”

-http://www.mizuhosecurities.com/us/action/aboutus/who

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Permanent Mission of Sweden to the United Nations New York


Janko Rasic Architects, PLLC is pleased to be collaborating with the Swedish architectural firm of Hidemark & Stintzing Arkitekter AB. on the redesign and renovation of the Permanent Mission of Sweden to the United Nations.

“About the Mission


The Swedish Mission is representing Sweden in the United Nations, the local EU coordinations as well as towards other UN Missions. Much of the daily work is to observe and negotiate on behalf of Sweden in the many meetings in, for example, the General Assembly with its committees.

Global cooperation within the framework of the United Nations is a cornerstone of Swedish foreign policy.

[The] goal at the Swedish Mission is to work in support of the purposes and principles of the UN.”


- Permanent Mission of Sweden to the United Nations New York Website

For more information about the Mission, please visit the website of the Permanent Mission of Sweden to the United Nations New York @ http://www.swedenabroad.com/Start____11036.aspx

Janko Rasic Architects, PLLC is proud to be working with Cancer Care, which helps so many people affected by cancer

Janko Rasic Architects, PLLC is proud to be working with Cancer Care, which helps so many people affected by cancer
Janko Rasic Architects, PLLC is proud to be working once again with Cancer Care Inc. on the expansion of its national headquarters in New York City. This project will create greater efficiency by allowing CarcerCare to consolidate its operations onto two contiguous floors. By combining the use of glass at perimeter offices, open perimeter workspaces, and an interior open plan layout, the design of the expansion space is intended to create a light, open work environment for the dedicated hardworking staff.

“CancerCare is a national nonprofit, organization that provides free, professional support services to anyone affected by cancer: people with cancer, caregivers, children, loved ones, and the bereaved. CancerCare programs—including counseling and support groups, education, financial assistance and practical help—are provided by professional oncology social workers and are completely free of charge. Founded in 1944, CancerCare provided individual help to more than 100,000 people last year.”

– CancerCare’s Website http://www.cancercare.org/about_us/

ABN AMRO opens branch in New York City designed by Janko Rasic Architects, PLLC

ABN AMRO opens branch in New York City designed by Janko Rasic Architects, PLLC
“Yesterday evening (local time) ABN AMRO Managing Board member Joop Wijn opened a new branch of the bank in New York. The opening of this unit will give Dutch clients cheaper and easier access to the US markets and US companies, while US businesses in turn will gain easier and cheaper access to Dutch companies and equities.

The unit in New York will serve as the local point of contact for Dutch companies doing or seeking to do business and needing banking products in the United States, and will also help clients conducting business activities there.”

-Press Release April 26th 2010 by ABN AMRO Press Office

For more information click the link ABN AMRO opens branch in New York for the full press release.

Additional information:

“ABN AMRO Group N.V.
On 1 April 2010, ABN AMRO Bank N.V. (ABN AMRO Bank) and Fortis Bank (Nederland) N.V. (Fortis Bank Nederland) were transferred to a new holding company, ABN AMRO Group N.V., wholly owned by the Dutch State. Both banks are now under one roof and are proceeding to legal merger.

The two banks will operate as independent entities, with their own banking licences, until the legal merger has been effected. As of 1 April 2010 the Managing Boards and the Supervisory Boards of the holding company and the two banks consist of the same members. After the legal merger the two banks will combine their activities and operate as a single bank under the name of ABN A.MRO Bank N.V.”

-ABN AMRO Group Press Office
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