Globant announces the opening of a development center in Mexico
20 Apr 2015
Expanding Local Client Services and Attracting Local Talent are Priority for Leading Technology Services Provider
México, April, 2015.- Globant (NYSE:GLOB), a new-breed technology services provider focused on delivering innovative software solutions, announced that it has opened a new development center in Mexico DF. This new office is located at Av. Insurgentes Sur 859, 15th floor, Colonia Nápoles, Delegación Benito Juárez, México DF.
The Mexico development center is the first office of the Company in the country and will contribute to better serve its Mexico-based customers and attract local talent. First founded in 2003, Globant has 29 development centers in 19 cities, and currently employs more than 3,700 employees.
“We are very excited to expand our presence by disembarking in Mexico. We see that local companies are looking to revolutionize the way they relate to their end consumers, and this trend positions us as a key player to help them surf this challenge with innovation and technology”, explained Martin Migoya, Globant CEO and co-founder. “Since we founded Globant we have sought to build an organization that could offer career opportunities to talent wherever it is located. We see a huge pool of talent in Mexico, so we are sure that these offices will be very important to continue growing”.
Globant’s primary focus is providing software development and technology services to the world’s most innovative and forward-looking brands across multiple industries, including consumer, media, tech, finance and entertainment. To best service such a diverse range of companies and technology challenges, Globant has structured itself internally into a dozen separate but interconnected development studios focused on mega-trends in tech, including Big Data, Internet of Things, Mobile, Social, Gaming, Wearables, UX, Digital Content and more.
Globant is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under ticker symbol “GLOB.” The company is actively hiring at all levels across the company and is well known for its free-spirited, entrepreneurial and engaged culture and for providing employees with outstanding perks on top of competitive salaries and benefits. Interested candidates can visit Globant’s careers page for more information.
We are a new-breed technology services provider focused on delivering innovative software solutions by leveraging emerging technologies and trends. We combine the engineering and technical rigor of IT services providers with the creative approach and culture of digital agencies. Globant is the place where engineering, design and innovation meet scale. In only 12 years, we have created a company that:
- Has more than 3,700 professionals working for companies like Google, LinkedIn, JWT, EA and Coca Cola, among others
- Has become the first software development company from Latin America to do an IPO on the NYSE
- Was recognized as one of the top 10 innovative companies in South America by Fast Company
- Was included in the 2010 Cool Vendor in Business Process Services Report by Gartner; and
- Was featured as a case study at Harvard, MIT and Stanford.