Business expansion
United Kingdom
Scotland; South Western Scotland;
Location of affected unit(s)
Professional Services
Professional Services And Management Consultancy
Activities Of Head Offices; Management Consultancy Activities
70.22 - Business and other management consultancy activities

200 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
27 September 2014
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


Business services company Capita has outlined plans to create 200 new jobs in Glasgow.  The time frame for the creation of these jobs is not known. The company which already employs 5,000 people in Scotland has offices in Aberdeen, Forres, Edinburgh, Stirling and Glasgow.  Its business activities are spread across IT, telecoms, utilities and financial services. The company is able to increase its Scottish workforce with assistance from Scottish Enterprise who have provided Regional Selective Assistance grants worth £1.24 million.

Capita announced expansion its operation in Northern Ireland earlier in 2014. 


  • 27 September 2014: BBC Website


Eurofound (2014), Capita, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 77669, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/77669.