IDA Ireland announced that Millennium Management, a global alternative investment management firm, has opened a new office at Central Quay in Grand Canal Dock, Dublin 2 with plans to expand their local headcount. Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment Simon Coveney joined the staff and senior leadership of Millennium to celebrate the official opening of their new office in Dublin.
Founded in 1989, Millennium seeks to pursue a diverse array of investment strategies across asset classes and geographies. Alternative investment managers, like Millennium, represent one of the most fast moving and complex segments of investing and employ sophisticated technology to help unearth new opportunities in global markets.
Millennium is currently hiring finance and technology talent in Dublin with experience in: cloud engineering, security engineering, infrastructure technology, corporate technology, vendor management & procurement, accounting services and fund accounting.
Millennium first started operating in Dublin in 2018 with an office in St. Stephen’s Green and is now relocating to Central Quay. The new office will have seats for over 100 employees, more than double the current headcount. The Dublin office adds to Millennium’s capabilities in leading technology and finance centres globally.
Welcoming the news, Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Simon Coveney TD, said, “congratulations to the Millennium team on the move to their new premises in Grand Canal Dock. It’s great to see this expansion taking place since their opening in 2018. Millennium has continued to grow and now have capacity to double their workforce in Dublin. This presents a great opportunity for our talented workforce to join a thriving company at the intersection of finance and technology. I wish all involved the best with this exciting expansion.”
Commenting on the announcement Mary Buckley, Interim CEO, IDA Ireland, said, “Ireland, given its vibrant international financial services environment and technology ecosystem, has proven to be an attractive location for multinational companies like Millennium at the intersection of technology and finance. Millennium’s move to new offices in Dublin signals the company’s ongoing commitment to its operations here. As an important part of the ecosystem in Ireland, I wish the Millennium team continued success.”
Kevin Byrne, Chief Financial Officer at Millennium said, “we are excited to continue to build our capabilities in Dublin, which has become an increasingly important location for our firm’s global operations. In a time of disruption, we believe Millennium offers an ideal destination for talent in Ireland with an interest in finance and technology.”
Source: IDA Ireland