Sophos announces plans for expansion

Sophos Press Release

Sophos Anti-Virus, the world's leading developer of corporate anti-virus solutions, has announced plans to build an additional high-security research and development centre, totalling over 150,000 square feet alongside its existing headquarters in Abingdon, UK.

The design team is being led by award-winning architects, Bennetts Associates, who have built previous landmark headquarters for PowerGen and British Telecom.

Sophos is recruiting large numbers of staff in its technical, sales and marketing departments worldwide this financial year. Details of the exciting career opportunities are available here.

"Our global business has grown by over 200% in the last year due to an unprecedented increase in sales", said Peter Lammer, chief executive officer at Sophos Anti-Virus. "To maintain our strong lead in the corporate anti-virus marketplace we require even more talented staff to join our successful team."

More than 100 million users in 150 countries rely on Sophos’ complete security solutions as the best protection against complex threats and data loss. Simple to deploy, manage, and use, Sophos’ award-winning encryption, endpoint security, web, email, mobile and network security solutions are backed by SophosLabs - a global network of threat intelligence centers. Sophos is headquartered in Oxford, U.K., and is publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange under the symbol “SOPH.” More information is available at