Ultra modern technology hub in Trace City
LSE Group to create 400 highly skilled technologists:
The London Stock Exchange Groupís Business Services division (LSEG
BSL) in Sri Lanka will soon open its new headquarters in the Expert City
precincts, the former Tripoli Market.
The new Business Services division in Sri Lanka will provide support
to the Groupís operating entities across the globe. The venture will
provide the best and brightest technology talent in the country with the
opportunity to be a part of an ever expanding, innovative knowledge hub.
The new LSEG facility will directly employ 400 people in
high-technology jobs, with an additional 1,200 employed indirectly.
These employees will provide technical support services that are
central to the Groupís global network. LSEGís investment and recruitment
drive in Sri Lanka will also provide an immediate boost for the IT
sector of the country. Head of Business Services Colombo, LSEG, Murali
Subrahmanyan said, ďOur plans to establish a 26,000 sq ft,
state-of-the-art facility in the heart of Colombo, reaffirms our
commitment to the technology sector of Sri Lanka.
Our new facility at Expert City will employ some of the best talent
in the industry, and it is important for us that all our facilities
reflect these high standards. The launch of this new technology centre
represents an exciting opportunity for the local population to join a
truly global organisation.Ē
The proposed new 26,000 sq ft premises would complement LSEG BSLís
current incubation hub which is also housed at Expert City.
London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) is an international markets
infrastructure business. Its diversified global business focuses on
capital formation, intellectual property and risk and balance sheet
management. LSEG operates an open access model, offering choice and
partnership to customers across all of its businesses. The Group traces
its history back to 1698.
Headquartered in the United Kingdom, with significant operations in
North America, Italy, France and Sri Lanka, the Group employs
approximately 3,500 people.