The 200 jobs announced today at Diligent Corporation in Galway is great news for the city but also for the wider region, according to CEO of Galway Chamber, Kenneth Deery.
The software company's European headquarters will be based in Galway city with roles in customer support, finance, HR and marketing.
Diligent serves some of the largest public governing bodies, including more than 50% of the Fortune 1000 and 70% of the FTSE 100.
The business provides a governance system for these businesses.
Kenneth told Midwest News this evening that today’s announcement is a great boost to the region.