The ability to access Europe’s best talent easily has played a key role in helping Qubit become one of the 50 fastest-growing business in the UK. These skilled digital individuals come from across the European Union to join London’s thriving tech scene, contribute to our business and enrich our community. This week we’re looking at their #TechTalent stories: how they came to Qubit and their thoughts on London as a leading city in the European digital economy.
At Qubit’s London HQ almost 30% of our employees are non-British EU nationals. They play key roles across all of our teams, supporting our growth as a business and enriching our community at the same time. They are also adding their talent and skills to London’s thriving tech scene. We have decided to throw the spotlight on the #TechTalent stories that brought these talented digital individuals to Qubit and their take on the UK’s place at the heart of the emerging digital economy.
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