UK-based fintech Finastra announced last week it has opened a new office in Bucharest, Romania. According to Finastra, the new site hosts more than 550 employees and contractors. It is located in the brand new Orhideea Towers in the business district of Bucharest. The move offers more space for the Finastra team to grow as the company strengthens its position in the country and provides an ultra-modern workspace to inspire creativity and facilitate collaboration.
Formed last year by the merger of Misys and D+H, Finastra reports that it provides the broadest portfolio of financial services software, spanning corporate banking, retail banking, investment management, managed services, and treasury and capital markets.
“Our solutions enable customers to deploy mission-critical technology on premises or in the cloud. Through our open, secure and reliable solutions customers are empowered to accelerate growth, optimize cost, mitigate risk and continually evolve to meet the changing needs of their customers. Today, 48 of the world’s top 50 banks use Finastra technology.”
While sharing more details about the new office, Based in the new office, Daniel Paunica, Senior Director Development, Capital Markets, stated:
“We are determined to become the most inclusive and diverse employer in Fintech in the region and globally. For that we need to make sure that our offices inspire our employees, breed creativity and encourage collaboration. The new Bucharest space offers this level of environment where employees can truly collaborate to innovate.”
Anda Manu, Managing Partner at AMA Design, the company that designed the workspace, went on to add:
“We teamed up with some of the best experts in Romania, from designers to project managers, to create a masterpiece office, unique in its offering and design. We believe that the finished environment will be a source of inspiration and innovation for Finastra employees.”