After my first visit to Vilnius I just felt that this city is a small version of Silicon Valley and this was absolutely unexpected. The city, its infrastructure, the prevalence of technology made an impression on me.
- Functions: R&D Center, Global Support Center
- FTE: 81
- EST: 2017, Vilnius
Shift4 Payments (formerly – Harbortouch), a market leader in point-of-sale (POS) payment solutions.
Established in 1999, the company is now a market leader, servicing approximately 300,000 businesses in the US in its 17 years in business. Annually, approximately €10.5 billion of payments are made through the Shift4 Payments system. The company’s revenue in 2015 was roughly €280 million, and its operations have been profitable for over a decade now. The company currently employs around 400 people.
Shift4 Payments’ Vilnius office, established in 2017, is the company’s first unit outside the US market. Its functions will be to develop Shift4 Payments’ product design and development functions, as well as functioning as a global call center. Plans are to grow its team to fulfill these demanding functions.