Portuguese Prime Minister inaugurates PRIMAVERA’s new Headquarters
PRIMAVERA Invests 6 Million Euros in New Headquarters in order to strengthen the internationalization of the Portuguese Technological company.
The Prime Minister, Pedro Passos Coelho, opened today in Braga, PRIMAVERA BSS’s new headquarters the was built to serve as a technology "hub" for more than 40 thousand customers that the Portuguese company has in Europe, Middle East and Africa .
The investment of 6 million euros made by PRIMAVERA in the new headquarters, designed to leverage the potential of innovation, will strengthen the company's position as an innovation leader in the national and international market. In 2014, PRIMAVERA reached a consolidated turnover of 19.5 million euros, with the international market accounted for 45%.
"For over 20 years we chose the city of Braga to start an innovative project to simplify business management processes. Today our solutions are used by companies from various sectors in over 20 countries, and we are focused on enhancing this growth in the global market. With the new headquarters we now have the necessary physical conditions to support our strategic growth plan for the coming years, "said Jorge Batista, Co-founder and Co-CEO of PRIMAVERA BSS.
PRIMAVERA was the first company in Portugal to produce management software for Windows and this strategic investment made the company a reference in the Information Technology market and helped to put Portugal in the sector’s overall.
"PRIMAVERA has currently 280 employees and our goal is to continue to grow steadily, providing our customers with innovative solutions that cement management processes and is a true growth engine of every business. The investment in the construction of these functional and sustainable allows us to have a workspace that fosters the creative spirit that instigates continuous innovation and promotes greater internal efficiency. Thus, we believe that we will better serve our customers and underpin a solid and continuous growth, "adds José Dionísio, also Co-Founder and Co-CEO of PRIMAVERA BSS.
PRIMAVERA has branches in Lisbon, Spain, Angola, Mozambique, United Arab Emirates and is present in Cape Verde and Sao Tome and Principe. The company offers a wide range of technology solutions from on-premises management, "cloud", and mobility, for large, medium, small and micro organizations in order to put innovation at the service of competitiveness and optimization of business management.
PRIMAVERA’s new Headquarters deserved an International appointment at WAF - World Architecture Festival.
Designed by the office of MVentura & Partners Architects, the new PRIMAVERA headquarters building deserved the international appointment at WAF - World Architecture Festival in 2011, in Barcelona, in the category Services Building Projects.
The new headquarters has its genesis in environmental sustainability as a major concern. The structure and building’s glass coating, comprises eight floors spread over 3,500 square feet, are real gains in terms of indoor climate and lighting requirements, which result in an effective reduction of the overall energy requirements.
PRIMAVERA’s headquartes represent a modern icon of the city of Braga, being located at Avenida Robert Smith, in front of Minho Center (Braga).