· Team grows to 163 employees with the launch of Nectar Interactive and geographic and business units growth
· Investment in operations in the North of Portugal and at international level to increase its share of total revenue, are the goals for 2020
Lisbon, March 16 2020 – Bee Engineering had a turnover of 6.2 M€ in 2019 fiscal year. To the increase of 24% contributed the consolidation of the Outsourcing Consulting, Managed Services area, Turn-Key and the management team. Geographically, our operations continued to expand in the Portuguese territory, being leaded by the growth in the Porto and northern region. International business had the focus on expansion in the EMEA region in 2019. During the year, we made new investments that helped to increase the fiscal results: the creation of a managed services unit and the repositioning of digital experiences interactive from Nectar Interactive, which accomplishes brands and businesses needs with the power of video game experiences.
The growth plan for 2020 consists in: to increase the billing results of the office that serves the Porto and North of the country and of global operations with particular focus on the markets of France, United Kingdom, Ireland, Belgium, The Nederland’s and Senegal; reinforce Nectar Interactive as a leader in Portugal in the area of gamified digital experiences, and launch the first video game to the public; increase the number of employees in “core” areas.
The goal of strengthening the team for 2020 will be possible with the expansion of the 360º talent recruit and enhancement program. It acts on the inclusion of new talents based on their competence, regardless of their age, gender, country of origin or physical disabilities. It is a goal to continue to extend the communication of the Bee Engineering experience to a wider audience in partnerships: such as technological events in university environment, as the 10th Bee Tech that was held at ISTEC; with educational institutions, companies and organizations. (from CCIP and AICEP to the Carta da Diversidade).
For José Leal e Silva, Executive Director of Bee Engineering: “Our goal to 2020 is to consolidate Bee Engineering as a reference in the sector of information and communication technologies, continuing the work of excellence to which our customers, partners and contributors. This year the focus will be on increasing operations in Porto and the North of Portugal and internationally. In this way, the community of technology enthusiasts that make up our company will continue to grow in a sustained manner”.