Local businessman George Trabelssie is the new owner of the Tesco shopping center in Bratislava’s center, on Kamenné Square. In 2016-17, he acquired Tesco’s shopping centers in Nitra and Žilina. In Trenčín, he owns a regional bus carrier SAD and for long time has been preparing the construction of a new terminal with a shopping center. Trabelssie has always denied he is managing the assets of ex-Žilina mayor Ján Slota.
In the past, developer Lordship, which owns the nearby Hotel Kyjev and land on the square, had also been interested in the Tesco center.