Fast-growing IT solutions provider Ultima Business Solutions is relocating its Reading headquarters to Manor Park, a 118,800 sq ft business and technology campus on the towns Basingstoke Road.
All 230 of the companys existing head office employees, out of a total workforce of 350, will move to the new premises. In addition, Ultima plans to take on 35 new recruits to fill sales and technical services positions.
Chief executive Scott Dodds said: We have just celebrated our 25th anniversary in the IT industry and the potential for Ultima to grow with our customers as they innovate their businesses through modern technology and cloud services is greater now than ever. In order to accommodate our growing sales, technical and back office teams, were moving our headquarters to Manor Park and increasing our headcount at the same time. We will also retain our recently expanded London office near Fenchurch Street Station.
Ultima is making the move after acquiring the Manor Park campus, comprising three buildings let to a number of office/high-tech occupiers.