A SCOTS tech consultancy has immediately opened its second Membership in Edinburgh with goals of making greater than 100 new jobs within the metropolis.
Ivan McKee, the Scottish Authorities Minister for Enterprise, Commerce, Tourism and Enterprise formally opened AND Digital‘s new Membership at 80 George Road.
This opening follows the corporate’s first Edinburgh Membership which launched in March 2020, and its first Glasgow Membership which opened its doorways in June 2021.
The brand new Edinburgh Membership will present roles for analysts, builders and designers as AND goals to shut the digital expertise hole throughout Scotland.
Since its inception in 2014, AND Digital has grown to 1,600 workers, and now operates throughout 19 areas within the UK and Netherlands.
This second Edinburgh Membership is one other step ahead to AND’s objective of getting 5 Golf equipment in Scotland with over 500 Scottish workers by 2025.
Ivan McKee, the Scottish Authorities Minister for Enterprise, Commerce, Tourism and Enterprise stated: “AND Digital’s resolution to open their third Membership in Scotland in simply over two years reveals the urge for food and demand which companies have for digital transformation assist.
“This Membership opening will create greater than 100 jobs in Edinburgh, benefiting our digital financial system and ever-growing tech neighborhood.
“AND Digital’s work in direction of closing the digital expertise hole is vital and it’s nice to see firms like this persevering with to spend money on the workforce in Scotland.”
With Edinburgh having attracted £74m in tech funding in keeping with current figures, AND Digital believes the capital will proceed its development throughout the tech trade.
Andrew Smith, Chief for Subsequent at AND Digital stated: “Edinburgh has a thriving tech neighborhood and robust repute for entrepreneurial spirit, so it’s a pure match for AND Digital.
“We wish to nurture and develop digital expertise, and our collaborative Membership surroundings lets us just do that.
“That is our third main funding in Scotland and we’re assured that this Membership will serve the rising demand for digital acceleration.”
Membership Govt of the brand new Edinburgh Membership, Fiona Burton, stated: “It is a actually thrilling day as we open the doorways to our new Membership and start to welcome new ANDis and purchasers.
“I’m wanting ahead to main the group as we work to assist new purchasers and proceed to develop our buyer base throughout Scotland.”