Firmex Opens New EMEA Headquarters in London, UKPosted on
Toronto-based technology company expands operations in EMEA to address growing demand for Virtual Data Rooms and secure document sharing solutions
Toronto, Canada and London, England – 10 January 2018 – Firmex today announced a new EMEA headquarters in London. The new office, centrally located on the ‘Silicon Roundabout’ in East London, will serve as a base of operations for the company’s expansion into Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Firmex, one of the most widely used virtual data room services in the world, already has a long-established track record in EMEA and a broad range of international clients including Barclays, BDO, Deloitte, Dentons, EY, J.P. Morgan, KPMG, Roche, and UBS.
“Our new headquarters in London’s Tech City is key to our strategy for continuing to grow market share internationally,” says Joel Lessem, CEO of Firmex. “Not only does it bring our award-winning in-house customer service and support team closer to our clients in Europe, it also establishes a permanent foothold for expanding our presence in the region. Staffed by a full-time dedicated team of sales, support and marketing professionals, Firmex’s London office will allow us to better serve our growing customer base, and address the increasing demand for fully-featured but affordable virtual data room subscriptions.”
Located in the White Collar Factory, named one of the five coolest office buildings in London, the new office is on the edge of the City, the heart of London’s investment banking and financial community. The White Collar Factory in Old Street features a 230-foot-high rooftop running track, and was the UK’s first office building to receive WiredScore’s Wired Certified Platinum rating for internet connectivity.
Whenever organizations need to share sensitive documents beyond the firewall, Firmex is their trusted partner. In 2017, Firmex customers started over 13,000 data rooms to securely share and control information for M&A due diligence, compliance, and litigation. Since the company was founded in 2006, hundreds of thousands of professionals in 144 countries have used Firmex virtual data rooms to securely share almost 40 million documents.
Firmex is a global provider of virtual data room and secure document sharing solutions. As one of the world’s most widely used virtual data rooms, Firmex supports complex processes for organizations of all sizes, including diligence, compliance and litigation. Whenever professionals need to share sensitive documents beyond the firewall, Firmex is their trusted partner. A Firmex subscription provides simple, safe and stress-free document sharing without hidden costs or complexity. Since 2006, Firmex has helped over 120,000 companies worldwide take control of their confidential documents.
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