EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Centralny slaski; Slaskie; Poludniowy
Location of affected unit(s): Katowice


Sector: Information / communication
IT and other information services
62.0 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 16-02-2021
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 16-02-2021
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2021
Planned Job Creation: 200

Additional Information

French information technology and business consultancy company Capgemini has announced that it will create 200 new jobs at its office in Katowice by the end of 2021. The company is mainly looking for IT specialists, especially in cloud technology. Capgemini has just moved into a new office space with a space of nearly 14,000 square meters in the city of Katowice.

Capgemini operates in about 50 countries and employs over 270,000 people worldwide. The company has been operating in Poland since 1996 and has seven offices across the country (Wrocław, Kraków, Katowice, Warszawa, Poznań, Lublin and Opole) employing over 9,000 people. The Katowice unit has been operating for 15 years.

Previous restructuring took place in January 2019 (100 jobs created), May 2019 (200 jobs created), February 2020 (200 jobs created) and May 2020 (200 jobs created).