Search engine Google is currently running its office in London at a rental location. Now the company likes this rental office so much that it plans to buy it for Rs 7,400 crore. The company's CEO Sundar Pichai has also tweeted about it.
Google is now planning to buy its office space at Central Saint Giles in central London for $1 billion (about Rs 7,400 crore). The company's CEO Sundar Pichai tweeted that the company has a commitment to UK growth and success. So now the company is very excited to buy London's Central Saint Giles office.''
Future Preparation: Sundar Pichai has said that Google is now going to develop it as a more flexible workspace in terms of future. While Google is also building a new headquarters in London. The name of this new headquarters of the company is 'The Landscraper'. The 11-storey building will have swimming pools, indoor basketball courts to massage rooms and roof gardens. The work on this building is estimated to be completed this year.
Learn about Central Saint Giles: The company's central London rental office is painted with attractive colors. It has been designed by architect Renzo Piano. Central Saint Giles is near Oxford Street. This building is painted attractively red, green, orange and yellow. The building has office space of about 38,000 square meters while more than 100 residential apartments. It has restaurants and cafes on the ground floor.
The number of employees of the company in London will increase: According to reports, after this purchase, Google is going to have space for 10,000 employees in the UK. There are currently 6,400 employees of Google working in the UK. Of these, 700 have joined the company only last year. The company has 2 offices in London and Manchester.