Growing rapidly, commercetools invests in product development with new hub in the Spanish city known for innovation and entrepreneurship
VALENCIA - July 27, 2022, - commercetools, the leader in digital commerce and inventor of headless commerce, has announced the opening of its new office in Valencia, Spain as part of the company’s global expansion. As the pioneer of MACH (Microservices, API, Cloud Native, and Headless)-based technology, commercetools has selected Valencia as its new hub for product development because of the great infrastructure the city offers, the access to top talent from the city’s many prestigious universities, and the growing startup ecosystem in the area.
Focused on expanding its robust product portfolio through development and acquisition, global expansion, rapid hiring, and adding new partnerships, the team based in Valencia will be integral to the growth of commercetools as the city is one of the biggest technology hubs and is home to world-class talent. On a mission to disrupt the digital commerce industry, this new hub will serve to further support customers and partners in the region as commercetools works to challenge brands to overcome the limitations of their outdated, legacy platforms.
Our goal at commercetools is to enable our customers to completely future-proof their brands so no matter what becomes the next big thing in digital commerce, they have the ability to provide this experience to their own customers. With each of our offerings we are creating more ways in which brands can provide these beautiful, modern experiences across virtually any digital touchpoint. With our new product development hub in Valencia, we’ll be able to develop the products that enable greater innovation for our customers and recruit some of the best and brightest minds in the technology industry to help us do this.
Co-Founder and CEO of commercetools
This opening comes on the heels of the hypergrowth commercetools has seen over the last year—reaching unicorn status, increasing employee headcount by 53% year-over-year and adding new clients including Lululemon, L.L.Bean, Sephora and DirecTV, among many others. Thus far in 2022 commercetools has already introduced a new solution, commercetools for Growth, to its portfolio, brought on its first Chief Marketing Officer Jen Jones, partnered with Deloitte Digital, released its first-ever brand campaign starring actor Will Arnett, and was recognized by leading analyst firms and partners including Forrester and Google Cloud.
commercetools is expanding rapidly and hiring for positions in Valencia and across each of its markets. To learn more about career opportunities with commercetools, please visit www.commercetools.com/careers.
The inventor of headless commerce, commercetools is an innovative technology disruptor that has established itself as an industry-leading eCommerce software provider. Today, some of the world’s most iconic brands and growth-focused businesses trust commercetools’ powerful, flexible, scalable solutions to support their ever-evolving digital commerce needs. As the visionaries leading the modern MACH (Microservices-based, API-first, Cloud-native and Headless) architecture movement, commercetools provides customers with the agility to innovate and iterate on the fly, merge on and off-line channels, drive higher revenue, and future-proof their eCommerce business.
Based in Munich, Germany, with offices in Europe, Asia, and the United States, commercetools is singularly focused on leading a future of limitless commerce possibilities.