Press Release 31 Aug 2016

Dublin – 31st August 2016 - Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE: FIT), the leader in the connected health and fitness category, today announced the opening of its Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) headquarters in Dublin and the creation of 50 new roles by the end of the year.

The new EMEA headquarters will house the strategic business functions for the region, including senior management roles, sales, marketing, operations, finance and customer support staff, which will provide targeted support to the millions of Fitbit users across the region.

Ireland’s reputation for being a centre of innovation and providing top technology talent were important factors for Fitbit and will enable the company to further expand in the region as part of its global growth strategy.

Welcoming Fitbit’s announcement, IDA Ireland CEO, Martin Shanahan said  “Fitbit’s decision to open its EMEA headquarters in Dublin is a strong endorsement for Ireland’s reputation as a place for fast-growing tech companies to build and support their future international growth. Fitbit joins many other technology companies that have recognised the many advantages of locating in Ireland. IDA looks forward to supporting Fitbit as it grows and develops its Irish operations.”

Contact us

Contact IDA Ireland

You'll find us responsive to your needs, proactive, professional and willing to go the extra mile.

Contact IDA Ireland

International Offices

We have 28 Offices worldwide helping support companies expand their operations in Ireland.

Find your nearest office