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Globant Will Open New Delivery Centers and Double Headcount in Mexico

Globant embarked on a large-scale expansion in Mexico, announcing plans to invest US$900 million and launch four delivery centers in major cities across the country.

The NYSE-listed IT provider, which recently unveiled its second mega office in Mexico City, said new delivery centers are being built in the cities of Aguascalientes, Querétaro and Mérida.

The expansion will almost double the company’s headcount in the country. From the current 3,600, it is expected to increase to 7,000 over the next three years.

Since we arrived in Mexico in 2014, our goal has been to be the best technology company in the country. Today we are more convinced than ever that Mexico has the excellent human quality and the necessary tools to enhance our growth plans in the region, reported a local news outlet quoting Globant’s co-founder Nestor Nocetti as saying.

The Argentinean firm, which also runs offices in Guadalajara and Monterrey, is apparently drawn by Mexico’s large tech talent pool and proximity to the United States.

In Mexico, Globant’s clients include the likes of Japanese automaker Nissan,  insurance agency MetLife, retailers Liverpool and Coppel and franchise manager Alsea.

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Weeks ago, the IT vendor sealed a partnership agreement with a Mexican refugee agency called Casa de Refugiados, announcing a plan to train educated immigrants in digital technologies.

Narayan Ammachchi

News Editor for Nearshore Americas, Narayan Ammachchi is a career journalist with a decade of experience in politics and international business. He works out of his base in the Indian Silicon City of Bangalore.

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