EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Electronic Data Systems

Electronic Data Systems

Geographic Location

Country: World
Location of affected unit(s): Europe, Middel East and Africa.


Sector: Information / communication
IT and other information services
62 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities
Number Employed: 138000
Group: Electronic Data Systems

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 18-06-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 2700
Planned Job Reductions max: 2700
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-06-2003
Foreseen End Date: 01-03-2004

Additional Information

The world number two in computer services, Electronic Data Systems (EDS), announced a world-wide restructuring plan affecting 2% of its total work force in Europe, Middel East and Africa i.e.: 2,700 jobs.