Business expansion
United Kingdom
Scotland; South Western Scotland; Glasgow City
Location of affected unit(s)
Administrative Services
Office Administrative, Office Support And Other Business Support Activities
Activities Of Call Centres
82.20 - Activities of call centres

170 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
16 November 2016
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


US based company Televerde is to create 170 new positions at its European headquarters in Glasgow. The company set up in Glasgow earlier in 2016 and cited the rich talent pool available in the city and the proximity to Continental Europe as reasons for its decision. Televerde is involved in business to business sales and marketing and will serve businesses in many European nations. Of the new positions, it is understood that 130 will be for multilingual contact agents. The contact centre will have capability to serve customers in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Scandinavian and Eastern European languages. The exact timescale for the jobs to be filled is not yet known.


  • 16 November 2016: City AM
  • 16 November 2016: The Recruiter


Eurofound (2016), Televerde, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 89282, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/89282.