From left to right: Tobias Thalbäck, CEO of Netigate - Richard Bruton, Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation - Barry O’Dowd, Manager New Forms of Investment and High Growth Companies, IDA Ireland.
Netigate, a leading European provider of cloud-based services for online surveys, today announced the establishment of its International Headquarters in Cork, creating 41 new sales, technical support and account management roles.
The announcement is supported by the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation.
Through its online research platform and solutions, Netigate helps organisations gain valuable insights, make better business decisions and improve processes. With 1 500 customers in more than 30 countries, Netigate’s clients range from small organisations to global companies in all industries, including many leading companies around the world such as Electrolux, Ericsson, The AA Ireland, BMW Group and Spotify.
“I am very pleased to be opening our International Headquarters in Cork” said Mr. Tobias Thalbäck, CEO of Netigate. “The availability of talent was critical when selecting a suitable location for our International Headquarters. I am confident that Cork is an ideal location for us and its thriving business ecosystem and skills availability will enable us to provide an even higher support to our growing customer base in Europe and beyond”.
IDA CEO Martin Shanahan said: “I am delighted to welcome this announcement by Netigate. The decision by the company to locate in Cork demonstrates that our regional hubs continue to attract significant global investment from world class companies and Netigate will be a valuable reference case for IDA in attracting further high growth technology companies to the area. I wish the company every success for the future”.
Netigate is a Swedish company that started in Stockholm 2005. The company provides a DIY-research platform that is being used by companies all over the world in order to collect insights from employees and customers. Since the start over 40 million surveys have been conducted with the Netigate platform. The company has offices in Stockholm Sweden (HQ), Olso Norway, Wiesbaden Germany and Cork Ireland.