On March 19, Revolut will inaugurate in Matosinhos, at 612 Avenida Menres, an Innovation and Support Center to house more than 100 fintech workers. In the near future, the company expects to increase the number of professionals and exceed 500, in different areas: financial crime, handling complaints, customer support and others. The opening event will be attended by the founders of Revolut, Nik Storonsky and Vlad Yatsenko.
It should be noted that in February 2019 the company had already installed 70 employees for customer support in the Ivens building, in the center of Matosinhos. Revolut's plan to make the center in Porto the second largest in Europe, after the facilities in Krakow, Poland, hiring new employees over the next few years.
Regarding the building chosen for the construction of the Centro Inovao, the company highlights the 84 years of history since it opened in Matosinhos. "Despite the existence, since the end of the 19th century, of numerous fish canning factories, it was only in 1936 that the first lithography was installed in Matosinhos with the capacity to do the colorful printing on flanders. It was the firm Amorim & Amorim, Ld. , which occupied – and expanded, the following year – a building with modernist architectural features ", refers to Revolut.
In September 2019, the latest data showed that Portugal had 250,000 customers, at an average of 1,000 referrals per day. The company confirmed to SAPO TEK that there are currently more than 400 thousand customers in the country. The company considered the most valuable fintech in Europe, valued at more than 5.5 billion dollars.
For the company's staff, people connected not only to customer support are being sought, but also for complaints, investigations and compliance with the rules. Napgina is a dedicated job application for Porto. Customer support is available in several languages, such as French, German, Bulgarian, Greek, Czech, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Romanian and Spanish. There are also vacancies for IT administration, financial crime analyst, among other positions.