EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: France
Location of affected unit(s): Paris, Lyon, Nantes, Rennes, Amiens, Montpellier


Sector: Information / communication
IT and other information services
62.02 - Computer consultancy activities
Number Employed: 1500

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 16-12-2016
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-01-2017
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2017
Planned Job Creation: 600

Additional Information

The IT consultancy Talan announced its intention to recruit 600 employees in France in 2017, after a wave of recruitment of 550 employees in 2016. Talan will mainly recruit engineers and consultants. About 400 hiring were already recorded in 2013. Talan has a turnover of €160 million in 2016 and 1,700 employees worldwide. It will recruit 900 employees next year including the 600 announced in France. The group expects to reach a turnover of €450 million in 2018 for 4,500 employees.