Vivalda Group moves to Birmingham

Grant Prior 2 weeks ago Vivalda Group plc
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Architectural facades specialist Vivalda Group has relocated its headquarters from London to Birmingham.

Mananging director Ben Jayes is looking forward to further expansion

The company acquired the 28,000sq m site last year and has since been busy renovating 6,000sq m of office space as well as the site’s manufacturing facilities.

This month marks the official opening of Vivalda’s new operational HQ in Birmingham.

The firm has a turnover of more than £30m and employs 30 people at its new offices.

Ben Jayes, managing director of Vivalda Group said: “While we founded the business in London back in 1999, we found that high rents, poor road links and a transient workforce were all holding us back.

“Having operated a manufacturing centre in Birmingham for some years, we’ve always known that the city boasts a huge pool of talent, which was a major consideration in the relocation of our UK headquarters from London.

“Our new freehold premises in Nechells also gives us room for expansion into 2018 and beyond.

“The central position of the new HQ, near to the motorway links also makes life a lot easier from a transport perspective.”

Products supplied by Vivalda include Marley Eternit, Cembrit, Rockpanel, Trespa and Fibre C. Vivalda also owns the PURA Facades brand.

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