Hargreaves Lansdown plans to open a new technology hub in Warsaw, Poland to expand its' software development capabilities. A larger IT development capability increases our ability to grow and improve the services we offer, and ultimately the Hargreaves Lansdown business.
Chris Hill, incoming Chief Executive, Hargreaves Lansdown;
"Hargreaves Lansdown is an innovative and entrepreneurial company which aims to set the standards for our competitors to follow. Our use of technology has always helped set us apart and given us an advantage over our competitors. This proposed expansion is simply an extension of what we have always done.
Opening a new technology hub in Warsaw will provide us with the expansion capabilities we need.
Our vision is to be the UK’s #1 choice for savings and investments and it is a really exciting time for the Hargreaves Lansdown business."
About the Warsaw Technology Hub
Aiming to open in mid-2017, the new technology hub is expected to grow to around 50 people and work on specific development projects. Warsaw was chosen for its vibrant business culture, flourishing technology sector, excellent communications infrastructure and the large numbers of English speaking IT professionals.