Atlanta, GA — Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced that TeamViewer, a global provider of secure remote connectivity solutions and workplace digitalization technology, will invest significantly in opening a sales and business development office in Atlanta, creating more than 100 jobs in the metro area over the next four years. The new office will be used to support customer growth in Georgia and across North America.
“Our first-class education and training programs have helped the state create a pipeline of tech talent that receives international attention and investment,” said Governor Kemp. “Georgia has quickly become the East Coast’s software and technology hub, and I am grateful to TeamViewer for creating jobs for hardworking Georgians in the metro area.”
Headquartered in Goppingen, Germany, TeamViewer is a global cloud-based technology solutions provider focused on supporting customers’ digital transformation initiatives with software to improve processes and workflows along the entire value chain. TeamViewer’s offerings include remote desktop support, remote access, augmented reality (AR) solutions combined with Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI), data analytics, and other tools for online collaboration.
“TeamViewer continues to grow its business organically and through acquisitions all around the globe, adding customers and offering new connectivity, IoT and AR solutions that solve real world business problems,” said Finn Faldi, president of TeamViewer Americas. “As a business and industrial hub of the South, Atlanta is a great location for TeamViewer and our new office will help us better serve current and new enterprise software customers throughout North America. We look forward to adding more staff and building strong ties to the community.”
TeamViewer is currently narrowing down their location search for offices located in the metro Atlanta area. New job opportunities will be focused on sales, business development, customer support, and solution delivery. Individuals interested in career opportunities with TeamViewer are encouraged to visit www.jobs.teamviewer.com/jobs for additional information.
“We are thrilled that TeamViewer will be opening a new office in Atlanta to support their growing remote desktop technology services. Metro Atlanta’s strength as a global region and as a leading technology center will contribute to TeamViewer’s success as they grow their business in the U.S.,” said Katie Kirkpatrick, president and CEO of the Metro Atlanta Chamber. “Here, they will find a robust community of German businesses like Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, SAP, and many others, along with a deep pool of skilled technology workers.”
Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) Project Manager Barton Lowrey represented the Global Commerce division on this competitive project in partnership with the Metro Atlanta Chamber and Georgia Power. Colm Reilly and Ellen Kraft, who represent the State of Georgia in GDEcD’s UK office in London and Europe Office in Germany, also provided TeamViewer with information and specific insights regarding the international company’s potential expansion to Georgia.
“Georgia’s global relationships and long-time investments in our international offices are critical to economic development in the state,” said GDEcD Commissioner Pat Wilson. “Located in close proximity to many of their North American customers and thanks to the highly skilled talent in our state, I’m confident TeamViewer will be very pleased with their decision to join the numerous technology companies who have chosen to make Georgia a partner in their success.”
TeamViewer is a leading global technology company that provides a connectivity platform to remotely access, control, manage, monitor, and repair devices of any kind – from laptops and mobile phones to industrial machines and robots. TeamViewer has more than 550,000 subscribers and enables companies of all sizes and from all industries to digitalize their business-critical processes through seamless connectivity. Since the company’s foundation in 2005, TeamViewer’s software has been installed on more than 2.5 billion devices around the world. The company is headquartered in Goppingen, Germany, and employs more than 1,300 people globally. In 2020, TeamViewer achieved billings of EUR 460m. TeamViewer AG (TMV) is listed at Frankfurt Stock Exchange and belongs to the MDAX. Further information can be found at www.teamviewer.com.
Marie Gordon – Director of Communications
Georgia Department of Economic Development
Mallory Blount – Press Secretary
Office of Governor Brian P. Kemp
Tate Mitchell – Deputy Press Secretary
Office of Governor Brian P. Kemp