EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Logica Sverige

Company/Organisation:
Logica Sverige

Geographic Location

Country: Sweden

Company

Sector: Professional services
Legal, accounting, management, architecture, engineering, technical testing and analysis activities
70.2 - Management consultancy activities
Number Employed: 5200
Group: Logica

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 16-02-2012
Planned Job Reductions min: 280
Planned Job Reductions max: 280
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 17-02-2012
Foreseen End Date: 31-03-2012

Additional Information

Logica, a UK-based global IT and management consultancy, has announced to cut 280 jobs in Sweden. The cuts will be implemented until the end of March 2012. This is the result of trade union negotiations.

The majority of the employees affected are IT technicians. It is reported that parts of Logica's activities may in the future be managed from India.

The Logica staff reduction also affects other EU countries. Jobs in the Netherlands, Belgium and the UK will be cut, see factsheet 19521.