Latest News  

SocGen's EBS division to grow 60%, expands its West Gate offices in Bucharest

Société Générale European Business Services (the business outsourcing division) expanded its HQs in H2 building of West Gate business park, owned by Genesis Development, and plans to grow its personnel by about 60% by year-end.

2016-02-15 15:53:25 - by Bogdan Tudorache

SG EBS counted 630 employees at the end of 2015 and it plans reaching 1,000 employees (a 58% growth) by 2017, according to a release.

SG EBS uses now 7,600 sqm of office space in West Gate, with a contract valid until 2021.

"We were inspired when we choose West Gate in 2012. In the meantime, we extended our activity and operations and we decided to stay here, as we found flexibility and the solutions for each stage of the development of our company," says Phillipe Garcet, CEO of SG EBS.

SG EBS currently serves over 20 countries, mostly across Europe, for all major business lines of the Société Générale Group. Through consolidated strategies of serving the clients and the management of business process optimization, SG EBS aims at becoming a regional center of excellence for Société Générale Group.

"This is the fourth consecutive expansion and consolidation in Genesis Development's portfolio, following the expansions and extensions of Hewlett Packard, Yokogawa and Infineon in Novo Park, that totalize approximately 35,000 sqm worth of office spaces. Genesis Development owns West Gate and Novo Park, a portfolio of 150,000 sqm class A office spaces," says a Genesis release.

Société Générale European Business Services was founded in 2011 and it is a service center of the Société Générale Group. The company provides professional services in various fields of activity for worldwide entities of the Group: finance & accounting, procurement, human resources and IT.

"To our knowledge, over 400,000 sqm of new office spaces will be delivered in 2016. In such a context, we are honored to have tenants who consolidate and sign contracts for record periods of time with Genesis Development parks. This proves our capacity to offer services that match up to our clients' expectations, and also a validation of the fact that Romania offers the necessary context for foreign investors to expand their activity," explains Liviu Tudor, chairman and founder of Genesis Development.

The new contract with Société Générale European Business Services entered into force at the beginning of 2016.

Among the companies based in West Gate there are such names as Dacia Renault, Siemens, Accenture, Panasonic, Alpha Bank, Carestream Health and Medicover.

West Gate is located in Militari district, close to Preciziei subway station. The business park spans on a total GLA of 75,000 square meters, shared among five office buildings.


0 COMMENTS ^ Go back to Top
WRITE A COMMENT ^ Go back to Top
 
Your email address will not be published.
Nickname
Email
Comment
Validation Code
   
 
 
NEWS
CTP is launching a project for the workforce market in the areas near its parks in Western Bucharest

CTP, the leading premium industrial parks developer and long-term manager in Romania and Central and Eastern Europe, is starting a social responsibility program that aims to facilitate a series of meetings betw

 Read Full article »
AI, the "performance engine" in Romania's business service industry

ABSL (the Association of Business Service Leaders in Romania) debated during its annual conference the future of the business service industry in our country and AI's influence in this sector's performances.

 Read Full article »
JLL Bucharest City Report: Industrial, logistics and offices were the drivers of the Romanian real estate development market

The industrial, logistics and office sectors in Bucharest were the drivers of the real estate development market in the first nine months of the year, while the retail sector recorded the lowest growth rate in

 Read Full article »
Microsoft extends partnership with Romania's Bitdefender to global level

Microsoft has extended its partnership with Romanian cybersecurity and anti-virus software company Bitdefender to a global level, Gabriela Matei, General Manager, Microsoft Romania announced at the 2017 Microso

 Read Full article »
Certent opens new office in Bucharest

Certent, Inc., a leading provider of software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions for equity compensation and financial disclosure management today announced the opening of a new office in Bucharest, Romania.

 Read Full article »
Companies leased 45,000 sqm of office space in Q3 IT and outsourcing players – the main drivers of demand

The Bucharest office market saw a net take-up of close to 45,000 sqm in this year's third quarter. According to data from the real estate consultancy company Colliers International, the demand came mostly from

 Read Full article »
ABSL: The negative Impact of EO draft will lead to decrease of FDI and employment rate

ABSL Romania examined the emergency ordinance draft to amend the law no. 227/2015 regarding the Fiscal Code and concluded that the implementation of these measures will have a negative impact on Romania's inter

 Read Full article »
Farlei Kothe becomes EMEA vice president at Stefanini

In two years, he built a team of 200 people from scratch and made us 20 million US dollars revenues.. For the last nine years, he's been with us – first as the manager for our application development centre a

 Read Full article »
CTP acquired Phoenix Logistics Center for approximately 7 million Euro

CTP, the leading premium industrial parks developer and long-term manager in Romania and Central and Eastern Europe, registered the fastest development pace in 2017, since it entered the Romanian market.

 Read Full article »
Veeam's Hub in Bucharest exceeds 350 employees

Veeam® Software, the innovative provider of solutions that deliver Availability for the Always-On Enterprise, has passed the 350 staff milestone in its Bucharest, Romania, hub.

 Read Full article »
 
MOST RECENT VIDEO
 
 
MOST READ ARTICLES
» ROMANIAN OUTSOURCING AWARDS FOR EXCELL...
» Gartner: Romania moved into the first ...
» ABSL: BRD First Tech challenge in Roma...
» Molson Coors started to grow its busin...
» Vastint Romania celebrated the opening...
» Roxana Tesiu appointed as the new Vice...
» Healthcare IT outsourcing market is ex...
» Exclusive OT print issue: Genpact may ...
» Manpower:Romania has world's third hig...
» ManpowerGroup launches ManpowerGroup S...
 
EDITOR CHOICE
Societe Generale European Business Services support the IT education in Romania through a partnership with ACADEMY+PLUS

Societe Generale European Business Services (SG EBS), part of Societe Generale Group announces a partnership with ACADEMY+PLUS, a revolutionary coding school, tuition free, opened this year in Bucharest.

 Read Full article »
TELUS International Europe: The convergence of customer service and digital marketing/NewGen technologies: What does it mean for businesses?

Technology shapes the way we educate, communicate, conduct business and advance science, all while maintaining significant influence on the global economy. But the way we engage with technology is changing

 Read Full article »
Stay updated on People in Shared Services and Outsourcing Forum, October 19

Outsourcing Today organizes the third edition of People in Shared Services and Outsourcing Forum, on October 19, 2017 in Bucharest at Caro Hotel.

 Read Full article »
Preparing for the new future

Business shared services in Romania is by nature a flexible, mobile and diverse community and in this context, local markets develop their own particularities to address the global changes, to adjust to new dem

 Read Full article »
Latest News  
 
about us | newsletter | contact | members area
Copyright © 2015 by Diplomat Media Events Design by Diplomat Media Events