EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Croatia
Region: Zagrebačka županija; Kontinentalna Hrvatska; Hrvatska
Location of affected unit(s): Rugvica near Zagreb


Sector: Information / communication
IT and other information services
62.09 - Other information technology and computer service activities
Number Employed: 250

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 20-04-2021
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-04-2021
Foreseen End Date: 28-05-2021
Planned Job Creation: 150

Additional Information

Vertiv Croatia Ltd, part of the group Vertiv, a global supplier of critical digital infrastructure and business continuity solutions, is to hire 150 people in Rugvica, near the capital Zagreb. 

Vertiv is to open a new €10 million production facility for integrated modular solutions. The rapid growth in prefabricated data centres is driven by operators who need to bring IT online not just fast, but cost-efficiently and in a scalable fashion.

In 2020, analytics firm Omdia ranked Vertiv Croatia Ltd. as one of the leading suppliers in the fast-growing modular data centre market, with the second-largest market share in the world. The new production plant will double the capacity of data centres in the region, which confirms the great business importance not only for Croatia but for the entire region.