EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: World


Sector: Information / communication
IT and other information services
62 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities
Number Employed: 7178
Group: Bull

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 21-05-2007
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-06-2007
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2007
Planned Job Creation: 1000

Additional Information

French IT group Bull announced a world business plan on 21 May 2007 by which the group is expecting to create 1,000 new jobs between June and December 2007. Bull currently employs 7,178 employees in the world. The majority of the recruited employees will be IT engineers and so far it is only known that 400 of the 1,000 new jobs will be created in France. Bull is an information technology company that designs and develops systems and solutions for secured network infrastructures. It is headquartered in Les Clayes-sous-Bois, in the Paris area and the company's distribution network covers more than 100 countries worldwide.