Swedish insurance and banking group Skandia operating as Thule in Lithuania will move into business centre ONE.
Thule Operations Centre will be leasing 1950 m2 there. Currently it employs 100 people; the figure is expected to double in 2017.
Thule Operations Centre‘s daily activities include insurance administration, accounting, IT and human resources services. Centre is oriented towards meeting the demand from foreign markets. Vilnius has overcame 5 other European capitals to attract Thule‘s Operations Centre to Lithuania.
„When choosing the office space we had two things in mind: price and infrastructure. Business centre ONE has surprised us not only by offering a competitive price, but also by providing flexibility and adjusting office space to our needs. We loved the office layout – there are a lot of common areas that can be used for relaxation or informal meetings. Our team will move to new premises in September“, head of Thule’s Operations Centre T. Fagerlund asserted.
Jekaterina Kolosova, the head of real investment company Nordic & Baltic Property Group and a manager of Business centre ONE, notes, that there is tendency for enterprises to adjust the working places to their work culture and specific needs.
„We acquired in 2014. We allocated resources to improve offices as well as surrounding infrastructure. We installed showers, bike parking lots and initiated the opening of gyms and restaurants. We had a goal to fulfil the broad spectrum of likely needs, whereas now we are ready to accomplish the best possible conditions for every tenant“, said J. Kolosova.
Business centre ONE is located in Perkūnkiemis, close to one of the most important traffic junctions in Vilnius – Ukmergės str. and Western detour. Business centre ONE is a part of a larger business complex, which includes multiple office buildings. Well-known companies in the complex include Seesam, Ruptela, Swedbank, Western Union and many others.
About Thule Operations Centre
Thule Operations Centre is a Lithuanian division of Swedish insurance and banking group Skandia. Operations Centre provides insurance administration, accounting, IT and human resource administration services. Currently Thule Operations Centre has 100 employees.