EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Ireland
Region: Dublin; Southern and Eastern
Location of affected unit(s): Dublin


Sector: Information / communication
IT and other information services
62 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities
Number Employed: 0

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 30-03-2022
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 30-03-2022
Planned Job Creation: 120

Additional Information

American software company Shippo is entering Ireland and opening a new European research and development centre in Dublin; it has announced to create 120 jobs there. New positions will be in engineering, product and design. The new Irish R&D centre is part of the company’s plans to expand internationally and is the first office in Europe. Tánaiste Leo Varadkar welcomed the news.

Shippo offers a shipping platform for growing e-commerce businesses. It was founded in San Francisco in 2013.