Global ICT and cloud provider invests in new UK office covering almost 16,000sq feet of floor space in New Castle House
Nottingham, 12 January 2016, Interoute, owner-operator of one of Europe’s largest networks and a global cloud services platform, has today announced that it is to open an office in New Castle House in Nottingham city centre.
The new office will bring together employees from Interoute’s existing offices on the outskirts of Nottingham, as well as staff from the Derby office of the recently acquired Easynet. The new office will also help Interoute attract new talent thanks to the improved transport links and city centre location.
Gareth Williams, CEO of Interoute, said: “We are delighted to be expanding our Nottingham presence, which is a key skills base for our finance and sales operations.”
Interoute’s new Nottingham office will house group finance and UK sales employees and will be home to the Interoute Academy Programme, which sources the brightest and boldest graduates who will lead the next generation of Interoute’s customer engagement team.
James Keeton, agency director at JLL, the global real estate company responsible for letting the new office to Interoute, commented, “This fast-growing organisation has been present in the Nottingham area since 2010 and is looking to take advantage of a wider talent pool attracted by a city centre location. The new office is an imposing Art Deco building that has been recently refurbished by the landlord, London-based institutional fund CCLA, to become arguably the highest quality space seen in the city to date.”
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Interoute is the owner-operator of one of Europe’s largest networks and a global cloud services platform which encompasses 12 data centres, 14 virtual data centres and 31 colocation centres, with connections to 195 additional third-party data centres across Europe. Its full-service Unified ICT platform serves international enterprises and many of the world’s leading service providers, as well as governments and universities. Interoute’s Unified ICT strategy provides solutions for enterprises seeking connectivity and a scalable, secure advanced platform on which they can build their voice, video, computing and data services, as well as service providers in need of high capacity international data transit and infrastructure. With established operations throughout Europe and USA, Interoute also owns and operates 24 connected city networks within Europe’s major business centres. www.interoute.com
JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a professional services and investment management firm offering specialized real estate services to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying and investing in real estate. With annual fee revenue of $4.7 billion and gross revenue of $5.4 billion, JLL has more than 230 corporate offices, operates in 80 countries and has a global workforce of approximately 58,000. On behalf of its clients, the firm provides management and real estate outsourcing services for a property portfolio of 3.4 billion square feet, or 316 million square meters, and completed $118 billion in sales, acquisitions and finance transactions in 2014. Its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $55.3 billion of real estate assets under management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit www.jll.co.uk
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