EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Sopra Group

Company/Organisation:
Sopra Group

Geographic Location

Country: World
Location of affected unit(s): France, UK, Spain, Belgium, Luxembourg, Netherlands, India

Company

Sector: Information / communication
IT and other information services
62 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities
Number Employed: 13310

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 11-03-2011
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-03-2011
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2011
Planned Job Creation: 1900

Additional Information

On 11 March 2011, the IT consultancy company Sopra Group announced its intention to recruit 1,900 employees on permanent contrat across the world. The largest job creation will occur in France with 1,600 new jobs and other 300 jobs will be created in Belgium, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Spain and India.