Trust Payments, the payments technology group, celebrated the opening of its new offices in the heart of the northern town of Harrogate on Tuesday, located at The Exchange on Station Parade.
This expansion comes after the opening of its first offices in Harrogate in August last year. After employing 11 new people in the past year, increasing the number of Harrogate employees to 15, the new office will match the continuous growth and success of the unified group.
In light of these accomplishments, Jonathan O’Connor, the Chief Commercial Officer, commented, “By expanding in Harrogate, we are further demonstrating our commitment to the UK. We see an exciting opportunity to support local economic growth by working with small and medium business owners to help them take online or in-store payments easily and securely.”
The company inaugurated its offices with an official opening by Councillor Trevor Chapman, Mayor of Harrogate.
“I am delighted that Trust Payments have chosen Harrogate for their new UK operations hub. I am particularly pleased that 10-15 new jobs will be created this year. I would like to wish the company every success in their new venture here in Harrogate ”.
Trust Payments offers payments services, both locally and globally, to many businesses, including online and Point of Sale services in the Harrogate area. The company continues to achieve new milestones in the UK market, announcing 60% year on year growth in 2020, securing an Authorised Payment Institution (API) License from the UK FCA (Financial Conduct Authority) and opening a new office in Bromley alongside its London HQ. In Addition, globally, the company has 12 offices, employs 350+ people and process over £5b+, with room for more expansion.
Harrogate is considered the organisation’s Northern Hub. On top of opening the new office, the company will continue to create many new roles, hiring specialists in telesales, account management, sales support, training and coaching, product and operations.
Trust Payments was voted as one of the 30 ‘Best Companies to Work for in the Financial Services sector in 2021. Find more information about Trust Payments open roles and services at trustpayments.com.