|[December 03, 2012]
Dropbox To Establish International Office in Dublin
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
a free service that lets you bring your documents, photos and videos
everywhere and share them easily, announced today that it will establish
an office in Dublin, Ireland. The Dublin office will serve as the center
of the company's international operations, enabling Dropbox (News - Alert) to better
provide technical support and product acumen to the millions of people
across the world who use Dropbox to simplify their lives.
"As part of Ireland's mission to become the best small country in the
world for business we have become the European hub for many of the
world's leading digital companies, and the arrival of a top cloud
company like Dropbox indicates Dublin's growing capacity to usher in the
next generation of internet companies," said An Taoiseach (Prime
Minister) Mr. Enda Kenny TD. "Ireland has many advantages to offer
international companies, including our young, passionate and talented
workforce, all of which will be a great asset to Dropbox as they make
their new home in Dublin."
Since its inception, Dropbox ha established itself as the way to easily
access and share the things that matter most. The company's new
international office is positioned to provide Dropbox users the utmost
in service and support in a more geolocated manner. With over 100
million users worldwide, over one-third of them in the European region
alone, and availability in eight languages, Dropbox's new office opening
comes at an ideal time to support the company's immense growth and
"We're delighted to be closer to millions of our European customers,"
said Drew Houston, CEO and co-founder of Dropbox. "By opening our
international headquarters in Dublin and tapping into the large talent
pool that exists there, we're better positioned to serve even more
people locally while we continue to grow."
The initial goal of Dropbox's Dublin office is to hire for a variety of
positions, including multi-lingual sales teams, account management and
user operations staff, all of which will provide targeted support to the
millions of Dropbox users in Europe, including Teams customers like
"Dropbox for Teams is a fundamental tool we use to collaborate and share
important business documents as we help our customers enjoy seamless
travel planning," said Mariano Albera, CTO at Thomas Cook Online.
"Having Dropbox open an office in Europe demonstrates to us their
commitment to their European Teams customers and gives us the confidence
that we're a priority as they expand."
To view a listing of available positions, please visit http://www.dropbox.com/jobs.
Dropbox simplifies millions of people's lives by letting them bring
their docs, photos, and videos anywhere and share them easily. The
service has more than 100 million users in over 200 countries. Dropbox
was founded in San Francisco in 2007 by Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowsi.
For more information, please visit https://www.dropbox.com/press.
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