Our history

15 Years Proudly in Brno

We have been a part of Brno for 15 years.
Here's the timeline of our journey:

  1. 2007
    Shared Services Centre established in Brno, the location is in Spielberg Office Centre on Holandská street. First Customer Support is formed, and Finance teams are engaged.
    Number of colleagues: 59
  2. 2008
    The number of colleagues more than doubles. Nordics Finance team is engaged. UK&Ireland Accounts Receivable team is formed. Very strict dress code imposed.
    Number of colleagues: 160
  3. 2010
    The SSC headquarters moves from Spielberg Office Centre to Trnitá 5. Colleagues appreciate the location because of a better commute and access to various restaurants in the city. Pixmania is added to the list of businesses we operate.
    Number of colleagues: 242
  4. 2012
    The growth stabilizes. SAP and BI IT teams formed, dress code less strict. Web Content forms. Financial teams grow in size and quantity.
    Number of colleagues: 255
  5. 2014
    IT teams welcome a newly created E-Commerce team. Nordic Logistics team is added. Group roles are now involved, with secondments in the countries of our partners as well. HR Services team is formed. We say goodbye to Pixmania.
    Number of colleagues: 321
  6. 2015
    We start to focus on Lean culture. PMO team is formed, RPA team as well. Robotics and automation start to become a hot topic!
    Number of colleagues: 369
  7. 2016
    SSC transforms into a Centre of Excellence! The number of colleagues soars as we welcome Network Commissions, Treasury, CPW GL teams. Phone House Spain F&A is added to the list of businesses we work for.
    Number of colleagues: 534
  8. 2017
    As we say goodbye to UK&I Transactional FInance team, we welcome a complex of Nordic finance teams and Elkjøp Contact Centre team.
    Number of colleagues: 550
  9. 2019
    In a two year period, Elkjøp Contact Centre was terminated, along with the Spain teams.
    Number of colleagues: 522
  10. 2020
    We are at the top of our game, when, in March 2020, Covid-19 hits. Immediate and prompt actions are done, switching to new ways of working. Focus is put on colleagues' mental health and team building.
    Number of colleagues: 557
  11. 2021
    Further development of IT services for Nordic part of the business. UK transation services transition from 3rd party to us is under way.
    Number of colleagues: 740
  12. 2021
    Further development of IT services for Nordic part of the business. UK transation services transition from 3rd party to us is under way.
    Number of colleagues: 740
  13. 2022
    After 15 years of doing business in Brno, we are still going strong and look forward to what's coming our way.